Magnolia Jamboree

Hello friends.
A few of us Lumberjocks got together for our yearly meeting.
We have named it the Magnolia Jamboree!

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I want to thank all the ones there were not there. You were dearly missed.
Food was provided by
Stumpynubs started this a long time ago with a tubafor contest.
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A great time was had for all.
and to top it off Charles Neil has invited us for the next round. WOW
Now there are two videos this post first is for my friends and the event we attended. Second is a demo of card scrappers I did there..

and my little demo… just for you Marty..

Thanks to all you know who you are way to many to list……….
I have to post something William wrote on lumberjocks.
Know this I consider William to be one of my closest friends…
Now dadnabbit, I have something to say!
That got everyone’s attention span?
For a month or two leading up to this event I was stressed out right up till the point the first guests arrived. I worried about handling this event financially, physically, mentally. I wanted to do it for my friends here, but there were times I wondered if it was worth the headache I was putting myself through.
Well here are my thought now.
After everything was said and done, I have just about crashed physically. I have no clue how I made it through without someone having to pick me up and carry me in the house.
All joking aside though, I would do it again in a New York minute.
This has been the biggest honor of my life to host this event, and that’s because of the great group of people who attended here. There are no words that I can say that will ever make any one of you understand how happy you have made me. I know because I’ve been sitting here all day trying to think of those words.
Thank you all for meeting me at my house.
Thank you all for making the trip so far as some of you did to be here.
Thank you for the sacrifices some of you made to be here instead of with your families, or at your son’s hockey game and so forth.
Thank you all for the help you provided to make this event happen, both mentally and financially.
Thank you all for being you.
Most of all, thank you all for being a friend.”


Please be careful. Some of the things I do are dangerous. It is not my fault if you get hurt. Use your brain, be safe.

18 Responses to Magnolia Jamboree

  1. Steven Newman says:

    Great videos! Had a great time down there! Good to FINALLY meet up with Super Dave! Not too sure about that old guy in the blue and white striped shirt… least he seems to be able to make a box….

    Great time! Am trying to get it aranged to attend the shennanagins in the Valley next year.

    • David Bardin says:

      I amm so glad to have got to meet you as well. It makes it different when we can look back and remember the person not an avatar through the internet.
      I do hope to see you at Charles Neils…….

  2. Joe Lyddon says:

    Looks like it was a FUN TIME for ALL…

    … someday, maybe I will make it…

  3. JL7 says:

    Hey Dave,

    Sorry I wasn’t there to see all of this live! Great videos of course… should think about taking your mini bench to an Infomercial…… know, like the pocket fisherman…….!

    Good stuff my friend……….

    • David Bardin says:

      Jeff u found me!!
      You were there in presence. I felt it You and Marty both…
      Pocket mini bench…hmmmmm ….. Minibo the little Roubo…
      Thanks bada boom…

  4. Roger says:

    OH, and thnx for the videos…… Good stuff.

  5. Roger says:

    I’m really hopin to make it next year. It would be gr8 to meet ya’ll, and, Neil. (that’s what he said to call him)……..don’t know why. Charles is a good name..

  6. Candy says:

    Great videos, Dave (or should I say Mr. SuperDave?)! Really appreciate the card scraper tips. Your portable bench is da bomb! Wonderful to see the kids getting into using the hand tools. Best of all, it was so good to see you there. Glad you could make it. All the best to you and yours.

  7. lightcs says:

    Great videos. I really appreciate the tutorial on sharpening a scraper. Looks like a great time was had by all.

  8. DIYaholic says:

    Good to see ya buddy. Glad you were able to get some hobby time & make it to The Mag-Jam!!! Excellent job on the videos. I needz to getz me a burnisher…. along with the motivation to get back into “The Lair”. Again, good to see you enjoying yourself!!!

  9. eddieantley says:

    awesome videos Dave ,it was great seeing every one ,

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