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This blog talks about my journey with wooden crafts such as wall art intarsia, marquetry or inlay.  Making handmade pens with either wood or resin, sometimes adding things to the resin for a little novelty. Sometimes to use a technique or skill from one craft and try to incorporate it into another all the while pushing my skill levels.

Some inspiration if you need it with wooden gifts for him and her on all gift occasions.

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Complete Ballpoint Pen History

A Complete Ballpoint Pen History All You Need To Know

Ordinary but necessary things in everyday life surround us every day. We are so accustomed to some that we do not notice their presence, but their absence is noticeable. These things can include a ballpoint pen. Despite increasing gadgets, cellular networks and electronic signatures. Manufacturers and shops of ballpoints such as the Parker jotter hold …

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Best Gift Ideas for your Wife: Valentines Day Gifts for Wife

Best Gift Ideas for your Wife: Valentines Day Gifts for Wife

Valentines Day has come a long way in recent years as an expression of love with all the trappings of romantic gifts and cards. Long past a humble handmade card expressing an anonymous admiration for the woman in your life. 14th of February is the feast of St Valentine (a Christian martyr). In England (according …

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DIY Advent Calendars 17 Ideas

DIY Advent Calendars: 17 Ideas

Remember when the Advent season involved finding a numbered door and opening it to reveal a small Christmas related picture? Or perhaps you had the advent candle wreath or garland as a tradition in your household or a daily candy fix. The advent calendar is a twentieth-century innovation (1971 for Cadbury’s first chocolate calendar). In …

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Fun Christmas Trivia Questions And Answers

32 Fun Christmas Trivia Questions And Answers

Fun games are always a good choice to attract relatives or friends into the seasonal spirit. Hospitals, convalescent homes and other institutions love them because a quiz engages people. It’s the familiar feeling people possess with this holiday period. Everyone will attempt to answer at least a few of our 32 Christmas trivia questions. We …

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Christmas Gifts Guide for Her: Top Christmas Gift Ideas For Women

Christmas Gifts Guide for Her: Top Christmas Gift Ideas For Women

The UK population splits evenly between men and women, which adds up to many individuals thinking about her. This is a busy time of year with an overwhelming amount of options, so we came up with this holiday gift guide for her Co-workers–Secret Santa and close colleagues. Corporate gifts for women. Friends. Close friends. Relatives. …

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36 incredible useful christmas gifts for men

36 Incredible Useful Christmas Gifts for Men

Holiday season is coming, and although the men in your life don’t demand unique gifts, you will find them because good gifts for men mean more than the object. Beautifully wrapped and presented your carefully chosen gift idea for hubby (partner, boyfriend, brother, son, nephew, colleague, friend, and so many more people) expresses your relationship …

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english wew tree guide, learn the facts and ancient wisdom

English Yew Tree Guide, Learn The Facts And Ancient Wisdom

English Yew, one of the most ancient living organisms on Earth, holds many lessons in its history. From a spiritual and religious perspective, the tree is a symbol of death and rebirth. To change and transform, one must pass through the phase of death, and when new growth begins again, the transition is symbolised by …

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Try Our 22 Spooky Halloween Trivia Questions & Answers

Try Our 22 Spooky Halloween Trivia Questions & Answers

The entire world celebrates Halloween night or a version of it in all cultures under different names. Same principle-the time, poised between the darkness and the light, the veil thins between the living and the dead. Each hard Halloween trivia question will test your knowledge of the surprising customs and ideas that come with all …

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Comparing Rollerball Pen vs Ballpoint 11 Points To Consider

Comparing Rollerball Pen vs Ballpoint 11 Points To Consider

The pens used for comparison and images on this page starting with the primary image: Herringbone Rollerball Royal Blue European Bright Pink European Black, Orange Euro Blue & Green Sierra Dragon Rollerball Ivory & Gold Fountain Pen Rollerball history starts in 1963 with the OHTO Japanese company. In 1981 they developed the first ceramic Rollerball pen. In …

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Top 30 Corporate Gift Ideas for Executives Your Busy CEO Will Love

Top 30 Corporate Gift Ideas for Executives Your Busy CEO Will Love

Are you looking for the perfect corporate gift ideas for your boss? You’re in luck! Here are some great gifts that will be sure to impress any CEO creating a lasting impression. Cultivating a thoughtful corporate executive culture can be a challenge. Still, you can give your employees and executives some peace of mind by …

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