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Thread: Ornaments

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Goodland, Kansas


    Well I think I have finished up enough ornaments to get thru the holidays. I made 16 mini birdhouses, 14 ornaments, and 6 bells. The bells are so much fun and easy to make. I should make some more. I have been asked to display some at the Carnagie Arts Center as a hometown artist. Me a R'tist???? I also will display some at two other stores. If they all sell I guess as the Arts Center lady said we can take orders. Thanks for looking.
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    Bernie W.

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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Tokyo Japan
    Wow, those are great!

    I guess each one has a story behind it too, neat thing about handmade stuff

    So I guess that new lathe is working out eh?
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  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    Nicely done, Bernie. I can see some money being made with those.
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  4. #4
    Very nice Bernie!


  5. #5
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
    Those are wonderful, Bernie! Everything you post just seems to be better than the last ones.

  6. #6
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    Sep 2007
    Bernie, your ornaments are just gorgeous, and so many.
    No wonder that your local gallery wanted them.
    Great work.

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Lake City, Florida
    Those are awesome Bernie !!

    Tony, BCE '75

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Mooreland, Indiana
    Gorgeous work Bernie, LOML wanted me to do some of those, I did last year, but this year, I don't think I'll have the time. You are movin on up .

    Maker of Fine Lathe Tools & Accessories.

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Quote Originally Posted by Bernie Weishapl View Post
    I have been asked to display some at the Carnagie Arts Center as a hometown artist.

    Me a R'tist????
    Nice ornaments Bernie - very nice!! I think I'm going to give one of those a try.

    BTW ... it's "Rteest" .... hehehe

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    DSM, IA
    Well done've been busy
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