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  1. Faith Art: New Frames for the Stations of the Cross at Marion's St. Mark Catholic Church

    Photo 1: Chasing After the Wind: Whew. What a morning. It is windy a lot of the time in Kansas, and out on the open prairie where I live, it is almost always windy. But, when the weather forecast is for "windy", you know it is going to be terrible, and it is today. "Blustery," they call it...
  2. Bishop

    I'll change my favorite subject a little. A small figure of a Catholic Bishop
  3. Carved Bishop's Crosier: Symbolic Story of the Holy Bible on a Shepherd's Staff For the Bishop

    ------------------------------------------ This project was a commissioned piece. If you would like something similar, please email at: [email protected] Photo 1: ------------------------------------------ Project Story: This carved Crosier (Shepherd's Staff) was commissioned by...
  4. Walnut and Maple Crucifix

    This is a crucifix that I just finished as a Christmas gift for my (obviously Catholic) parents. It's made of walnut with maple inlaid through the center. I actually salvaged the maple from a tree that blew down in my parents' yard a few months back. The arms of the cross are capped with...
  5. Walnut Holy Water Font

    This is another Christmas gift, this one for my sis and brother-in-law. For the uninitiated, it's common tradition to hang a small vessel of holy water next to the entrances and exits of your home. One dips their finger and makes the sign of the cross when coming or going. It's made out of...
  6. Fancy Lectern for the Saint Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Oak, Gold Painted Trim, Wheels, & Door

    This Lectern was built on Commission for the St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Strong City, KS. If you would like something similar, please email me at [email protected] - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -...
  7. Processional Cross for St. Anthony of Padua Church in Strong City, KS

    This was a commissioned piece, and so it has been sold. If you would like something similar, please email me at: [email protected] --- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - --- - - - - --- - - - - Project Story: I was pleased to add this Processional Cross to my list of items to build for the...
  8. Rustic Cedar Log Chapel Wall Cross Jill's House Caring for Special Needs Children Ministry Virginia

    Handmade Wall Cross for the new Chapel at Jilll's House ministry in Vienna, Virginia for Special Needs Children (click here for their website with video) To see the matching Rustic Cedar Log Chapel Podium, click here to see that project posting This was a commissioned project. (If you would...
  9. St. Anthony of Padua Church; Custom Built Side Altars with Carved Tracry Trim and Gold-Powder Paint

    This was a commissioned project, and so they have been sold. If you would like something similar, or need an artisan to create something unique for your place of worship, please email me for more information: [email protected] - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -...
  10. Walnut & Purpleheart Crucifix

    This is a crucifix that I made as a gift for my sister and brother-in-law. It is made from black walnut with inlaid purpleheart. The little end caps are also walnut, held in place with brass pins. Finished with boiled linseed oil. Lemme tell you, being a woodworker with a Catholic family...
  11. Church Hymn Number Board; for the Saint Anthony Roman Catholic Church

    This was a commissioned project, and so it has been sold. If you would like something similar, please email me at: [email protected] - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Project Story: For those of you that have followed the detail blogging of this...
  12. Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories
    Answered an ad in Craigs List for Stanley 4. Picked up sweet number 4 in great condition and purchase an addition Stanley too. Then found out the guy is a LJ'er to boot! It's gonna be a good weekend. Good meeting ya Kevin.
  13. Power Tools, Hardware and Accessories
    I'm a first timer on this site, so this is bound to be clunky. Just picked up a Delta DC-33 Planer (Model 22-660) from my local auction house for $400.00. Machine shows signs of very little use and the motor decal shows that it originated from Pittsburgh Pa. Came with stand, front and back...
  14. Finishing
    Just a heads up, Target has a 30% discount promo code and free shipping on many products. I just ordered 2 gallons of lacquer. I have no connection with them, just like their products. This may belong on the finishing site. In fact I will put it on there too. Les
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  15. Blogs
    We've Moved It's official, the tour has become a blog entry. More Jocks, more shops, more celebrity visitors. Coffee still allowed. More to come. Ms. Debbie P: The Star of the tour, humble despite all that fame has brought her and keen as mustard for the road. Cast: You- More than a...
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    Sharing Photos of a "Great Celebration" Mass Service; From the Church Furniture Commission Project For several months during 2007, I had the privilege of building several pieces of commissioned furniture for the St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church in Strong City, KS. This church is part...
  17. Blogs
    Commissioned Church Side Altars Complete! I am so excited this morning. Why you ask? I'm complete with the St. Anthony Church Side Altar commission project. I have more work to do on other pieces for the church by the end of the month. So, there isn't much time to take a breath yet, but the...
  18. Blogs
    2nd Update on the Church Hymn Number Board Commission Project Today, Monday, I took photos of what I have accomplished on my Hymn Number Board that I am building for the St. Anthony Church in Strong City, KS. On one hand, it seems like I made a lot of progress since my last blog late last...
  19. Blogs
    3rd Update on the Hymn Number Stand I had a nice weekend. Saturday I worked with a local cabinet maker helping him catch up on his schedule. We are nearly finished with the 3rd kitchen cabinet job, and then he will be caught up. I think I have worked about 8-9 days this summer with him on...
  20. Blogs
    4th (Final) Update on the St. Anthony Hymn Number Board This week, I've been finishing up the Hymn Number Board for the St. Anthony Catholic church in Strong City, KS. Final assembly, glue, number plate holders, stain, finish, and gold-powder painting, and it is all finished now, ready for...
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