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I'm a 40-something year old Retired Nurse...living way out in the mountains. I've always loved nature, and I really love trees! I love them for their colorful display in the fall...I love their protection from wind and rains...and I love the way they smell as they come out of the sawmill!

I started knapping flint into knife blades about 7 years ago, and it was the making of the wooden knife handles that drew me to woodworking.

Now, I'm addicted to the sawdust! I love to carve spoons and bowls, shape wooden centers for my pine needle baskets, hand mill arrow shafts from lumber and saplings, and still shape knife handles for my flint blades. Recently, I've added some Grizzly power tools to the shop, and hope to learn joinery for simple boxes, display cases, who knows what's next, right? You LJ's have an infectious way of sharing knowledge...I wanna try all the projects you share!!! Keep it up, and I'll try to catch up as fast as I can...

-- tr ...see one, do one, teach one...

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a1Jim

112519 posts in 2299 days


#1 posted 01-30-2012 06:54 PM

Welcome to Ljs a world wide community were there are great people,super projects and great woodworkers.Enjoy

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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terryR

3383 posts in 1030 days


#2 posted 01-30-2012 07:00 PM

Hey ya’ll…I’ve been lurking in the shadows for a year…learning tons from all your posts! I guess it’s time for me to join and start to push my woodworking skills…

-- tr ...see one, do one, teach one...

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Max

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#3 posted 01-30-2012 07:01 PM

Glad to see that you have made LumberJocks a part of your Woodworking experience… Welcome

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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surfin2

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#4 posted 01-30-2012 08:14 PM

Welcome To LumberJocks.
Good Luck…

-- Rick

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SnowyRiver

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#5 posted 01-30-2012 08:27 PM

Welcome aboard. Nice that you could join us on Lumberjocks.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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Diggerjacks

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#6 posted 01-30-2012 09:18 PM

Hello terryR

Welcom to LJ’s

A fantastic web site for all the woodworkers in the world

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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grizzman

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#7 posted 02-20-2014 02:37 AM

howdy, im down here at exit 200 on I65, LITTLE PLACE CALLED VERBENA, ABOUT 45 MILES SOUTH OF MONTGOMERY…oppps..caps off, if your ever down this way send me a pm and we can link up if you would like to, sounds like your way at the top, where i would not mind being, but this is home…i looked at your projects and really enjoy your work, post more of it, would like to see all that your into…

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

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grizzman

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#8 posted 02-20-2014 12:09 PM

do you have any pictures of your shop, would like to see if you do.

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

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