Star of David puzzle (2)

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Project by patchwoods posted 05-05-2013 05:33 PM 2808 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These Star of David puzzles are patterned after better ones by Bob (at Mine are of oak & poplar, oil-finished, < 4.75” in diameter. Photo 1 is of one star partially slid open (l.) & one fully closed (r.). Photo 2 has the six pieces of a star surrounding the closed star puzzle. Many thanks to Bob for generously sending me additional clues. This exercise added to a bag of wood puzzles & games I share with a lovely group of 4th grade urban students. They’re mostly children of refugees (from Africa, Nepal & the Near East). I engage them in conversation to improve their fluency in English. For me, such volunteering is great fun, easy & an exhilarating work in progress.

-- Bob, Pittsford, NY @

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#1 posted 05-06-2013 10:36 AM

love the puzzles,they should enjoy them and mt hats off to ya for your work there ,may God bless

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#2 posted 05-07-2013 03:41 PM

That’s fun and cute puzzles. What you do is a great cause and an inspiration. You make the world of those kids a better place to live in.

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#3 posted 05-07-2013 03:52 PM

Great puzzle, we’ve got a new c&c machine at work and am going to make something similar to this! will have to design something!

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#4 posted 05-12-2013 01:42 PM


These look fantastic!

It was my honor to share the plans and building tips with you – especially knowing who would be using them!

While not easy to make, they are fun!



-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: [email protected] /

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