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10-08-2018 02:55 PM

this is a Catholic Lecturn I designed and built for a church my Greatgrandfather built in 1906.

I designed to fit into the old Renisance architecture .


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#1 posted 10-08-2018 03:03 PM

Very nice and highly appropriate!

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#2 posted 10-08-2018 04:15 PM

Absolutely WOW! Great work!

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#3 posted 10-08-2018 04:32 PM

Your grandfather would be proud. It’s great that you are continuing the age old tradition of multiple generations working on a great project and welcome to LJ’s.

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#4 posted 10-08-2018 04:37 PM

Absolutely beautiful!

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#5 posted 10-08-2018 06:14 PM

Great work.

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#6 posted 10-08-2018 06:48 PM

HOLY CHIT!

That’s really nice work, did you do it all old school or is it CNC work?

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#7 posted 10-08-2018 08:37 PM

Nice story, nice work!

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#8 posted 10-09-2018 02:02 AM



HOLY CHIT!

That s really nice work, did you do it all old school or is it CNC work?

- ChefHDAN


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#9 posted 10-09-2018 02:07 AM

no it was totally design as I go without any cnc. . this is one of six pieces I made. I am still building for them . New front doors ,candle sticks and new sacristy.is coming waiting for donations . I was able to get the original clock faces in the church that are sitting in the bell tower. the new ones are glass.

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#10 posted 10-09-2018 06:18 AM

Agree with the rest, beautiful skillful work.

Side Note: I never knew Lecterns came in different denominations.

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#11 posted 10-10-2018 07:48 PM



no it was totally design as I go without any cnc. .
- sawdust00

That makes it all the MORE Awesome, I’m looking at the arcs and fleur d lis & am blown away by how you did them!!!

-- I've decided 1 mistake is really 2 opportunities to learn.. learn how to fix it... and learn how to not repeat it

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#12 posted 10-10-2018 08:02 PM



Agree with the rest, beautiful skillful work.

Side Note: I never knew Lecterns came in different denominations.

- AlaskaGuy

I’d wager a bet that a non-Catholic lectern wouldn’t be as nice or ornate… just my guess. :-)

-- Pete

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#13 posted 10-10-2018 08:03 PM

Fantastic work, Mr. Sawdust00!! Looking forward to seeing more of your work.

-- Pete

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#14 posted 10-11-2018 02:05 PM

I am a retired Methodist Pastor. I wish I had one half as nice when I was preaching. Beautiful work.

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