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Thread: LOML Scored Bigtime!

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM

    LOML Scored Bigtime!

    Got my swap project in the mail a few minutes ago. And "a few minutes" is an accurate description of how long it was mine. My wife saw this and dang near yanked it from my hands to claim it as her own. She has already declared that it will be hung on her side of the bed, over her nightstand. You have to understand that Kian has bird feeders all over the yard, and many, many feathered friends drop by to visit on a daily basis. She loves this piece because it's a bird. I like the bird and all, but I truly admire the fine craftsmanship and artistry involved in making it. Many thanks to Jim Delaney for the beautiful, generous swap gift!

    I guess I need to get my tail feathers in gear and get some photos taken of my swap offering so I can get it sent out. I've not been in a position to be able to make anything new, but I've chosen something I made a few years ago that I think will be useful and appreciated.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Kansas City, Missouri
    Nice job on that Jim, and kudos to you Vaughn, keeping momma happy!

    To a small child, the perfect granddad is unafraid of big dogs and fierce storms but absolutely terrified of the word “boo.” – Robert Brault

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Reno NV
    Fantastic. That looks great Jim!
    Programmer - An organism that turns coffee into software.
    If all your friends are exactly like you, What an un-interesting life it must be.
    "A door is what a dog is perpetually on the wrong side of" Ogden Nash

  4. #4
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Thomasville, GA
    on all counts!!!
    Bill Arnold
    Citizen of Texas residing in Georgia.
    NRA Life Member and Member of Mensa
    My Weather Underground station

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jul 2015
    Tahlequah, OK
    Very nice!!!! Here and I thought I'd open the post and you'd say, "when she married me."

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    new york city burbs
    seeing some of jims work laying around his house, little things, the end table he built for the show, high level craftsmanship.
    Human Test Dummy

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    bethel springs TN, but was born and raised in north east PA
    Great job Jim looks like what happens at my house most times I'm in a swap. ✌

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    falcon heights, minnesota
    way cool!
    benedictione omnes bene

    check out my etsy store, buroviejowoodworking

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    RETIRED(!) in Austintown, Ohio
    I'm sure glad Kian liked it!
    Jim D.
    Adapt, Improvise, Overcome!

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Amherst, New Hampshire
    Very, very nice !!!!!!!
    Faith, Hope & Charity

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