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Ready to Display

Hobby Lobby has been my best friend of late.  I have to go all the way to Sacramento to shop there though. Oh well, that is where Colleen lives so, bonus!  Our last visit to Colleen’s we took a gander at Hobby … Continue reading

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Pinterest pressure…..

My to-do list is slowly becoming more manageable. Panicking is sooooo not an option!  It never serves any purpose other than to create mistakes, makes you lose valuable time, and is counter productive.  So, we don’t waste time on that … Continue reading

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Decision made…..

Holy Moly, this was a excruciating decision, but the deed is done now.  No going back.  I realized what had been bothering me about the composition of the wedding guest board.  I stared at it for a long time after … Continue reading

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W. W. W.

Wood, Weddings, White, are 3 of the “W’s” of this rite of passage.  Right now I am working with all three of those “w’s”.  Our extended family continues to grow rapidly, just this year 2 nephews and 1 niece announced their engagements … Continue reading

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Stained, sealed, and delivered…..

That mammoth chunk of wood has been transformed into a gorgeous table!  Steven was able to get the two coats of stain on it before our first rain of the season. The rest of the job is up to me. … Continue reading

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A supremely large chunk of junk……

Steven brought home this enormous chunk of wood from the job site he was working on.  I Who knew an end piece of beam this big could be considered scrap!  He had a plan for it and that always means … Continue reading

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Benchtastic!…..

Okay, I am on a mission to finish a project and KEEP IT!  Easy you say, ah hah, much easier said than done LOL for me anyway.  I don’t usually repeat too many projects because the puzzle is usually solved … Continue reading

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The Giraffe comes together…..

This is the very first “caddie” that Steven and I collaborated on.  The whole project was an experiment.  First of all, to see if the wood and ceramics were compatible for our purposes.  Secondly, to see if I could leave … Continue reading

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Giraffe takes shape…..

No doubt, you have noticed that the pictures predate some of my blogs.  Our previous blog site was very limited and when our daughter, Colleen, got me to switch over she encouraged me to go back and rework and reblog … Continue reading

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Gentle Giraffe’s

Surfing the internet was never one of my favorite past times.  Window shopping has never been a draw for me either.  The two activities are the same, only at least you get some exercise while window shopping, LOL.  I am … Continue reading

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