Instructables: exploring - workshop - woodworking - carving - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 07:41:38 PDT BLOX v1.01 A beginner's guide to Kolrosing, by a beginner. http://www.instructables.com/id/A-beginners-guide-to-Kolrosing-by-a-beginner/
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Sat, 22 Feb 2014 15:27:29 PST
Harry Potter Wand - Cub Scout Craft Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Harry-Potter-Wand-Cub-Scout-Craft-Project/
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Fri, 21 Feb 2014 10:09:59 PST
Custom Wooden Signs made with Shopbot CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Wooden-Signs-made-with-Shopbot-CNC-Router/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:15:26 PST
The Lazy Carver http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Lazy-Carver/
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 14:19:29 PDT
Carving a Eagle Feather http://www.instructables.com/id/Carving-a-Eagle-Feather/
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Sat, 27 Apr 2013 18:08:34 PDT
How To Make A Bullroarer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Bullroarer/
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Tue, 12 Feb 2013 12:24:52 PST
Wooden Handle for Espresso Portafilter http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Handle-for-Espresso-Portafilter/
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 15:18:47 PST
Homemade tobacco pipe http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-tobacco-pipe/
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Sun, 18 May 2008 03:49:33 PDT
How to carve a sword http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-carve-a-sword-1/
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Fri, 3 Oct 2008 06:46:52 PDT
Spoon Carving for Everyone http://www.instructables.com/id/Spoon-Carving-for-Everyone/
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Mon, 6 Aug 2012 17:53:43 PDT
How to Make a Spiral Pencil http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Spiral-Pencil/
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Tue, 21 Jun 2011 21:31:03 PDT
Wood Whittling 101 http://www.instructables.com/id/Wood-Whittling-101/
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