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Making a Splash at Lee Valley Facebook

by shipwright
posted 08-26-2016 12:13 AM

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#1 posted 08-26-2016 12:21 AM

That’s great, Paul. Never seen that video before, neat reversible box.

-- Allen, Colorado (Instagram @bobasaurus_woodworking)

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#2 posted 08-26-2016 12:22 AM

Amazing work and congrats Paul!

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#3 posted 08-26-2016 12:29 AM

Congratulations. Very well done, your work is incredible.

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#4 posted 08-26-2016 12:47 AM

More then nicely done, a work of art and design!!!

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#5 posted 08-26-2016 12:56 AM

Congratulations !!!!!!!!!!!!


-- Kiefer

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Dan P

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#6 posted 08-26-2016 01:01 AM

Are you going to take them on as a Chevalet distibutor?

-- Daniel P

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#7 posted 08-26-2016 01:14 AM

Congratulations Paul. Great to see your superb Craftsmanship being recognized.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#8 posted 08-26-2016 01:19 AM

this is really good news, how great it is for Marquetry to become more well known, and your tool to have better access to woodworkers, to me its a win win.

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#9 posted 08-26-2016 01:24 AM

Very happy for you having success. Very well deserved!

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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#10 posted 08-26-2016 01:25 AM

Congratulations Paul, I better figure out how to get to your courses before you get too famous and I can’t afford it.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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#11 posted 08-26-2016 01:43 AM

Very cool Paul. Congrats.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#12 posted 08-26-2016 01:50 AM

congrats Paul!

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#13 posted 08-26-2016 02:03 AM

Nice going Paul. I’ve been having a good relationship with Lee Valley and their advertising and distribution system is huge. You’ll get a lot of coverage. Good luck.

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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#14 posted 08-26-2016 02:15 AM

Good for you Paul. Great recognition of your talent.

-- Tom D

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#15 posted 08-26-2016 02:54 AM

Congratulations Paul. Great to see your superb Craftsmanship being recognized.

- Druid

This place really needs a “Like” button.

-- Steven.......Random Orbital Nailer

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#16 posted 08-26-2016 02:54 AM

Well deserved Paul, Congratulations.

-- Jim, Mid coast, Maine home of the chain leg vise

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#17 posted 08-26-2016 02:55 AM

About a week or so ago I received an email from the social media person at Lee Valley Tools expressing interest in my marquetry and my school. Apparently she had been tipped off by my good LJ buddy John aka Druid .

Well things have heated up a little since then. Last week she posted one of my chevalets in their “whatizit” quiz on facebook and today she posted my Birds and Bees video. The response has been amazing. The post has already run up 3.7k views, over 200 likes and over 50 shares in just eight hours!

Thanks John!!! (and thanks Kate at LV.)

- shipwright

One day we will be able to say, “We knew him before all that fame!”.

-- Steven.......Random Orbital Nailer

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#18 posted 08-26-2016 03:03 AM

Great news Paul!!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#19 posted 08-26-2016 03:09 AM


I’m adding my “Kudos” to the others. You’re a talented man and you have been persistent in your work and your dream.

Oh Yeah, You’re smart too. LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#20 posted 08-26-2016 05:49 AM

Well done Paul and congrats. Great work should be recognized more often.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#21 posted 08-26-2016 07:06 AM


-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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#22 posted 08-26-2016 08:11 AM

You can’t get a greater appreciation Paul. Félicitations!!


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#23 posted 08-26-2016 08:18 AM

Congrats! The word is spreading!

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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#24 posted 08-26-2016 10:59 AM

Congrats buddy.
That is very cool and well deserved.


-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#26 posted 08-26-2016 03:32 PM

Congratulations. Your expertise should not go unnoticed by the world. You are a master, Paul!!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#27 posted 08-26-2016 04:52 PM

Thanks everyone for the encouragement and kind words.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#28 posted 08-26-2016 07:58 PM

Congrats Paul! Well deserved.

-- I never finish anyth

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#29 posted 08-26-2016 08:16 PM

Wow! Congratulations! I hope it helps your school.

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#30 posted 08-26-2016 10:31 PM

Wow Paul, very very very cool indeed! Just amazing…

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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#31 posted 08-27-2016 11:03 AM

Thats great Paul, I wish you all the best with your school. I love that little Birds and Bees box!

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#32 posted 08-27-2016 06:31 PM

Big time recognition and very well deserved.
Congratulations Paul.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#33 posted 08-28-2016 09:05 PM

Congratulations Paul! So great to see momentum building behind your school and you getting the recognition you so richly deserve. You are definitely building a legacy!

-- Aim high. Ride easy. Trust God. Neale Donald Walsch

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#34 posted 09-07-2016 12:56 PM

Congrats Paul. I knew you’d be on your way to stardom with your woodworking talents.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#35 posted 09-27-2016 07:35 PM

The box is really a wonderful piece and the details amazing.
You deserve to be seen, since it is a joy for the eye and soul.
Best thoughts dear Paul,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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