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    sounds like my brother-in-law had a mule of a Christmas...

    after a long night of celebrating Christmas Eve with the family I was awakened early this morning with a phone call from Montana thanking me for my gift....they just love Hank....

    my sister-in-law gave him the picture...you would of thought we had this planned...



    my brother in law got a mule earlier this year for his 50th birthday.
    He's also a retired special forces guy and when he left the Army they rehabilitated him as a farrier (a guy who puts shoes on horses)...

    that phone call this morning was worth every minute I put into Hank...
    and now the rest of the family wants to know when are they going to get their pieces...

    Trout
    Hawk G-4 Jetcraft
    Fish are food, not friends!

  • #2
    That is so cool-- doesn't it make you feel good to know you made someones day with something you made?
    Sharon

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    • #3
      fantastic work there, one can only be inspired by such good craftsmanship and loving people.
      steveb
      http://www.cabincraft.co.uk

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      • #4
        Anyone would be happy to receive that piece of art.
        Dan

        -Just do'in the best I can every day

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        • #5
          Hank is such a wonderful piece of art. I have a cousin that is a mule skinner in Idaho. He would sure like something like that. I don't think I could ever make one like that, but it does give me something to work for.
          Bill

          I have an RBI Hawk 220-3 VS

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          and website www.billswoodntreasures.com

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          • #6
            Trout, You did a great job on Hank, he sure has been seen by a lot of people and I think everybody has liked him.

            Thanks for showing all the pictures of him.
            Bob
            Delta P-20 & Q-3

            I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me!

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            • #7
              Trout, I may have said it before but as one who does intarsia to one who does art, Very great job on Hank.
              Chuck D


              When a work lifts your spirits and inspires bold and noble thoughts in you, do not look for any other standard to judge by: the work is good, the product of a master craftsman.
              Jean De La Bruyere...

              l
              Hegner 18, Delta p-20, Griz 14 inch Band saw

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