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Old 03-26-2011, 04:52 PM
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Very good job done there. But i would love to have a large tree stump to use as a planter or maybe do some carving on......
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Old 03-26-2011, 05:04 PM
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Well the stump that is already there I think I am just going to carve out the middle section and plant something in it...haven't decided what yet. The tree that's still standing...I am planning on leaving about a 4' stump and with a little luck, a lot of hard work and a ton of patience...I want to carve it into a lifesized coyote howling. We'll see how THAT goes lol My husband thinks I'm nuts

I did NOT carve this one below but it's almost exactly what I was thinking of doing except mine would be flush with the ground to make him look like he was just sitting there. http://www.flickr.com/photos/coyotelady/2947954535/

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Old 03-27-2011, 10:02 AM
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Add me to the group giving you a rousing ovation for all of your hard work!

I love your idea of carving that tree stump, please keep us updated!!
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Old 03-27-2011, 12:35 PM
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Awesome....before and after...great job,...and a great idea about carving the stump....!
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Old 03-27-2011, 10:02 PM
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Well look who i found here?
You did a great job! Have you been able to find the tubs i told you about?
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Old 03-27-2011, 10:34 PM
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I haven't gotten any yet but my boss has a couple of old cracked stock tanks like the long skinny one you have that he is going to give me eventually. My uncle-in-law(is that even a proper term???) gave me some nice planters yesterday that were headed for the dumpster so they will get stuff planted. I am going to the farm auction in town tomorrow to maybe find some other creative stuff for my gardens & to plant in and then towards the end of the week I'm going to hit up the thrift stores in search of some more smaller planters. :-)
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Old 08-24-2014, 10:07 PM
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yesterday's project


Wow, that looks great.Alot of hard work for sure.like the idea for before and after pictures. You've got my vote regardless what your in-laws say.So be proud and keep your head up and smile.
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