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    Was asked to make a picture for a woman to give for a retirement gift. Russell (birchbark) was kind enough to help make the pattern. I changed the wording around the old school way of cutting an paste. LOL Also my wife helped with some ideas also. Cut out of oak using FDUR #3, #5 & #3 new spirals. It is 10"x14". Thanks Russell for your help with this!

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    That is super cool! You created a spectacular momento.
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