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Author Topic: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944  (Read 573 times)

Offline Candice

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VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« on: February 25, 2019, 11:33:45 AM »
Good Morning to all.  I am still breathing.  My platoon work is coming along, be it slowly.  Thought I'd share my WIP.

The red shows you about where I am at this time.  I've been up all over the picture more than once, between finished up on another home project.  The hardest part, to me, is the slow and tedious clean up of the uniforms.  The water damage looks slight but not when you bring it up to see close.  Anyway, the electricians are out this morning to put up a bathroom light so, here you go and here I go.   :hug: 



« Last Edit: February 26, 2019, 01:07:55 PM by Candice »

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2019, 06:10:48 AM »
Looking really good Candy!
Hope the light is working.  :)
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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #2 on: February 27, 2019, 11:00:58 AM »
The light's up and working very well.  Thank you, Hannie.  I'm back to working on the girls this morning!

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #3 on: February 27, 2019, 11:09:37 AM »
Looking good Candy. Admire your patience.  :)

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2019, 12:09:21 AM »
Candy, looking great.  :up:
"carpe diem"

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #5 on: March 02, 2019, 04:34:42 PM »
I'm a little over half way done. 
« Last Edit: March 08, 2019, 11:21:59 PM by Candice »

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #6 on: March 05, 2019, 08:38:17 AM »
Wow Candy this sure is a labor of love  :loveit:
never giving up......learning from others as I go...

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #7 on: March 06, 2019, 01:50:22 AM »
Yes, Lynn, it has been.

These women stepped up to support their country during a time of war.  Each one has a story to tell.


« Last Edit: March 08, 2019, 11:23:06 PM by Candice »

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #8 on: March 10, 2019, 08:33:59 PM »
What will you do with yourself now?!  ::)

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #9 on: March 11, 2019, 12:48:40 AM »
Wait until a another picture that comes up that I favor and until then, Shadow, I will finish the closet area in the master bath. More has been done since this shot. This week I hope to finish it.


« Last Edit: March 11, 2019, 12:50:13 AM by Candice »

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #10 on: March 11, 2019, 09:23:22 AM »
Candy can you come and redo my bathroom please? :cool:
never giving up......learning from others as I go...

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #11 on: March 11, 2019, 02:18:58 PM »
Bite your tongue, Lynn.  DIY, while rewarding on many levels, is a hard task master while doing it.  I'm ready to be done.  lol

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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #12 on: March 12, 2019, 06:53:32 AM »
Great job Candy!  (both photo and closet)
I won't ask you to redo mine, although I wouldn't mind it if you did...  :halo:
« Last Edit: March 12, 2019, 12:28:29 PM by Hannie »
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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #13 on: March 12, 2019, 10:57:25 AM »
Wow Candy. Looking really good. Wish we had you with us last week. Folks had a plumber out to redo their bath and his assistant cut through a pipe without turning off the water. Needless to say, ALL the spring cleaning is done now  ::)


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Re: VAC Training Center, Fort Des Moines, Iowa ~ July 1944
« Reply #14 on: March 13, 2019, 10:17:05 AM »
WOW... Shadow that plumber, and I use the word loosely, needs a new profession.   :knuppel:

 :hug:  lol