turned candle sticks

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Project by doralfun123 posted 01-06-2008 06:13 PM 1424 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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these are 1 of my first woodworking projects when i was 15 yrs old and in school industrial arts class .. i made them for my mother and she has since passed on and i have kept them over some 32 yrs or so …the teacher mr doug roberts madison central high school richmond ky gave me encouragement and taught me many life long skills as i now try to teach my 10 yr old son … together we just finished a pinewood derby car for next weekends cub scout race ... thanks for looking

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#1 posted 01-06-2008 07:24 PM

Elegant lines. Nice job.

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#2 posted 01-06-2008 07:25 PM

thanks so much for looking !!!!

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#3 posted 01-06-2008 07:28 PM

looks great…I have fond memories of my middle school woodworking teacher…as he taught he talked a lot about life…it is the memories of that teacher that brought me back to try woodworking again for the first time at 36…there is something about those woodworking teachers….

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#4 posted 01-06-2008 07:34 PM

yes moms and shop teachers are awesome !!! and as far as the napa valley wine in your profile pic well i might have to confiscate it or maybe trade for some ky whiskey lol thanks for looking !!!

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#5 posted 01-07-2008 06:51 PM

Nice job. Your son is a luck boy and he may bring this lesson with him as you have. I to practice traites given to me by my child hood mentors. You should be proud.

-- Ron, Twain Harte, Ca. Portable on site Sawmill Service

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#6 posted 01-07-2008 06:58 PM

Pretty good job for a kid!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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