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This was my First Kreg Jig Project. I built platforms for My Christmas Village to get it up off the floor. This was a make it up as you go project. I built 4 tables for the platforms and the first one was 4'x8'. I tried to make the others a little smaller!! I did not glue anything so I can take them apart and store away for next year. That is the beauty of the Kreg Jig Joinery! I will attach a link to see more photos and to see how the village was built with the Kreg Jig. There is also a video. I hope you enjoy it!

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Comment by Lorrie on October 29, 2013 at 8:13pm

Thank you so much Claude for your comments.  It was a lot of work and I was just making it up as I went along.  I'm really glad that you enjoyed the video.  Thanks for making a comment on the different size platforms as I really enjoy getting feedback for the work I have done and what you like or don't like about it.  I was really excited to be able to see the train running in the back while being under some of the platforms and I think it gave it an interesting area to watch.  Thanks again for your nice comment!  Glad I could "make your day!"

Comment by Claude Bradford on October 29, 2013 at 2:33pm

Awesome work on that beautiful collection. Great idea on the different sizes of platforms, makes it more realistic. It's always fun to see Christmas Village, just made my day. Thanks for sharing, great video as well. 

Comment by Lorrie on October 22, 2013 at 10:00pm

Hi Tim,  you will have fun creating it.  It does give you a lot of enjoyment when it is complete as well as enjoyment for all of your friends and family. :)  Thanks for taking a look.  Did you see the video?

Comment by Tim Mareck on October 21, 2013 at 5:36am
I nest to do something like that for my houses this year. Best time of the year!
Comment by Lorrie on October 21, 2013 at 12:36am

Hi Tim,

Thanks for the nice comment.  It was a lot of hard work and hours but well worth it in the end. :)  After building the large platforms, I decided to make smaller ones to add height to the village in the back.  All in all, I think it turned out pretty nice.  thanks for taking a look! :)

Comment by Tim Mareck on October 20, 2013 at 9:09pm

love it!  nice work

Comment by Lorrie on October 17, 2013 at 5:26pm

http://www.smilebox.com/playBlog/4d7a67794d6a457a4d44633d0d0a&b...

This is the link for the Christmas Village Video.

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