More "Pen"dants

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Project by clieb91 posted 05-03-2013 02:34 AM 1559 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Yes here are more “pen”dants I really do like these kits. The other reason for these is it is teacher appreciation week next week at my daughter’s school and the PTA has asked for donations to give out to teachers and faculty. So the first two pens you see here are on the way to the school. The others are going into my inventory.
The first pen is a mystery exotic.
2 is holly that I placed in a baggie of dye over night then let air out. Blue is the school color.
pens 3&4 are Zebra wood but I dyed pen 3 on the lathe.
pen 5 is the same as 1 but dyed
pen 6 is laminated pink plywood
pen 7 was a surprise in the wood but I like the way it turned out (pardon the pun)

Thanks for looking.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 05-03-2013 03:58 AM

Great work sir

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Tom Godfrey

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#2 posted 05-03-2013 09:15 AM

Looks great. I got my kits some time last week and plan on making them today. Have an event for selling on Saturday and hope they sell. My plans are to sell them as necklace not key chains.
Haven’t forgot about your blank or blanks just been real busy trying to get ready for this upcoming event.
Hope all is well with you and family

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina ([email protected])

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#3 posted 05-03-2013 10:26 AM

Very nice and they really stand out

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#4 posted 05-03-2013 04:09 PM

Chris, where do you get the hardware?

-- Bill - Mesquite, TX --- "Everything with a power cord eventually winds up in the trash.” John Sarge , timber framer and blacksmith instructor at Tillers International school

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#5 posted 05-03-2013 04:22 PM

Thanks All,

@Tom- No worries. Good luck with the show, let me know how it goes.

@Bill- I buy all of my kits from Craft Supplies…


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#6 posted 05-04-2013 03:40 AM



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