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Mass. Cities and Towns Signs While reading a local news story the other day, the picture they used included one of our (Massachusetts) Town signs. It suddenly occurred to me that it would look really nice if done in white Corian. No, not the real sign, the town couldn’t afford them if they were made […]

How could anyone not like Jerry? Isn’t that exactly how we feel about our dogs? (Just don’t ask my neighbor Crazy Joe Devola, whose trash she used to tear apart) This project started with the simple idea of creating a nice pen with a picture of my dog. She was a Siberian Husky/Malmute mix. (I […]

  I hate to admit it, but I have finally succumbed. I bought some wooden pens and matching boxes that were imported from China. For the price, they are actually not too bad. I get a lot of comments from people who say they love my laser engraved pens, but just can’t bring themselves to plunk […]

It’s no secret. Pick up any newspaper or tune in to any news broadcast. All you hear about is Global Warming. There is a movement toward alternatives to Petroleum.   Now look around at all of those Plastic Disposable Pens you have been using. Just where do you think that plastic comes from? If you […]

I have always been fascinated by the Coat of Arms hanging on the wall in my father’s house. After a little on-line searching, I was able to find a source for Heraldic art that I could modify to be compatible with my laser engraver.  The Coat of Arms begins as a color version, approximately 4″ x 5″. […]

    I have been working on a few new patterns to engrave onto (or is it into?) my wooden pens.  I know that women really like the Claddagh and it’s romantic connotations. Men on the other hand, are less inclined to sport anything with a Claddagh design , like the ring in my jewelry box.  […]

We all share a common problem. What do I get for my mother for Christmas, Birthday, or Mother’s Day?      Since we are all in the same boat on this problem, I took my best shot at a solution. Here is a nice looking pen designed just for Mom. Think about it for a […]