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Old 05-24-2018, 02:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Hi fellow pen turners, I didn't realise how big the family of pen turners was until I found IAP. I live In a small place called Hayling Island off the south coast of the UK, we have a small bridge connecting us to the mainland which I love. I have been turning pens now for about four years just for fun and also for presents for friends. Like me, you most probably didn't realise that you had a skill for pen turning until people began to complement you on your work. This made me very proud and gave me the confidence to produce more advanced pens to push my skills.
I hope that through the IAP I will not only meet but learn from my fellow pen turners.
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Old 05-24-2018, 02:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Welcome from Scotland!
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Old 05-24-2018, 05:25 PM   #3 (permalink)
 
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Welcome John.
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Old 05-24-2018, 09:38 PM   #5 (permalink)
 
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Old 05-25-2018, 06:16 AM   #6 (permalink)
 
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Welcome aboard.
There is no place like this place near this place... this MUST be THE place!
The key here is to participate! Ask questions when you have'm, answer questions when you can, and make friends!

The talent here is amazing, and you're bound to learn if you hang around.

Load up the lathe and crack on!!
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Old 05-25-2018, 08:08 AM   #7 (permalink)
 
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Another welcome from Scotland John
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