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John Morris

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About John Morris

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    Master Carpenter
  • Birthday 11/03/1966

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  • First Name
    John
  • My Location
    California, USA
  • Gender
    Male
  • My skill level is
    You got me, you figure it out!
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    Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people. Eleanor Roosevelt

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  1. John Morris

    I Sure Hate To Redo Something I Did Wrong.

    Moved to Home Improvement Forum
  2. My goodness, I just saw the rent is 280 a month! That's cheap! Mama and kids, pack the house, we are heading to Ohio!
  3. I love the space, nice warm feel to it, I could work there, chairs, chairs, chairs. Perfect size shop!
  4. John Morris

    Volunteers Website

    I think of if Woodie kept it local for now, he could vet personally, interviews etc. Then as his organization starts rolling along, he'll grow with it, and usually the answers appear over time. Not knowing too much about Woodies goals at this point, I think staying local in his county would be a great first step, that way he could be more hands on with the interaction and pairing.
  5. John Morris

    Volunteers Website

    Tell me how you think your website would be laid out Woodie, sell me your idea, more information please! I want to hear how the people would come together on your website, and how you would match up the recipients to the donor, honestly, at first I would start local, then branch out nationally as your energies and time permit, this is a huge undertaking for you, it's not just a matter of firing up a website, and folks connecting, there will be a whole lot of facilitating on your part.
  6. John Morris

    Volunteers Website

    Woodie, first off, what a fantastic idea! So, you asked about costs to build a website, a whole bunch! Designers are not cheap, you could be in it for a few grand or more. But, fortunately for us, there are many ways you can build a website with little costs, and you could do it yourself with just a little gumption and willingness to learn. It really is relatively easy to build, today there are many plug n play platforms, from paid, to open source. Woodie, tell me this, would this be to help folks in your own local area?
  7. Welcome Jari!!!!!! Great to see ya aboard sir!

    1. Jari

      Jari

      Greetings Sir

       

      How are you?

      We are in middle of the winter, very cold 1 as well. Looking new place place to move to, like Fiji or Sahara :-) too cold here in Brisbane. 

       

      Been in shed few time, got 1 nice bowl done, natural edge Camphor Laurel Bowl. 

       

      Take care Sir

       

      Jari

    2. John Morris

      John Morris

      COld!!!!! I wish we had some of that Jari! Humid, hot here, crazy wet!

      Make sure when you get a chance to share that beautiful bowl in the Lews Wood Turning Forum, we'd love to see it!

      Cherrio!

  8. John Morris

    Patriot Woodworker 2018 Community Raffle Fundraiser

    Herb, I believe you are referring to the Gold Star Widow Merlo Family Christmas Fundraiser, we had a goal of 2000.00 for that one. I did a little checking Herb, here was last years Community Fundraiser, with a goal of 1000.00. That being said, don't stop at 1000 ya'll! We use the extra funds for many things, we can always help other woodworkers, who are disabled, and veteran, as we have in the past, to acquire tools and machinery and supplies they could not otherwise afford, we can always use the extra funding!
  9. John Morris

    Patriot Woodworker 2018 Community Raffle Fundraiser

    A giant hug, tip o the hat, a bow, and a heaping thank you! To all who have contributed thus far, you are awesome, and we thank you!
  10. John Morris

    Unread Content Page Choices

    Gene, it does not apply to your general forum surfing, only when you access the content from your stream. The stream is a customized snapshot that you can use instead of having to go through the forums to hunt and peck. Access the content strictly through your stream and all your saved features will work. I now see the confusion.
  11. Welcome to our woodworking community Shane!

    1. Shane04
    2. John Morris

      John Morris

      You bet Shane, if you have any questions for us, don't hesitate to ask, make yourself at home, surf our forums, and get to know the folks, they are full of knowledge and artistry. See you on the board!

  12. John Morris

    Unread Content Page Choices

    Your fine Gene. Just go ahead and create a custom stream, you can't break anything. And see what new options will appear. Play away!
  13. John Morris

    Unread Content Page Choices

    A stream is a flow of information. It won't save automatically because you are creating a custom stream different than the default.
  14. John Morris

    Unread Content Page Choices

    Hmmmm. I'll dig deeper, it's s great tool to have. What part is not sticking?
  15. Welcome to our community Duct!

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Of course just like most online woodworking communities we are centralized in the arts, crafts, and trades that are woodworking. But, we have another focus in our Patriot Woodworker community, we are the only woodworking community that was founded on our care and concern for our disabled veterans.

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