oak box #7: pair of oax boxes ... teak, fiddleback maple, birds eye maple and cincinnati white oak

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Blog entry by Dan'um Style posted 11-29-2013 04:42 AM 1447 reads 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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#1 posted 11-29-2013 05:38 AM

Nice Work Dan!
I’m enjoying watching this “Box Phase” you’re going through Buddy!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#2 posted 11-29-2013 08:47 AM

So very different… keep it up…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#3 posted 11-29-2013 12:18 PM

I really like your style on these. Really gives them unique character.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 11-29-2013 01:29 PM

Original and well crafted. I like the design a lot.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 11-29-2013 01:36 PM

That’s a beauty, Dan.

I wonder what this would look like with one of your tiles in place of the Bird’s Eye Maple?

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#6 posted 11-29-2013 02:05 PM

i like this one ,Dan

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#7 posted 11-29-2013 02:20 PM

I can see some fancy work on this. Great job on mixing the woods. Beautiful box. Reminds me of a picnic basket.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#8 posted 11-29-2013 02:24 PM

These look great and they have a style all their own. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#9 posted 11-29-2013 08:44 PM

Thanks Buddy’s ! keeping myself entertained. Yup ! I’m on a boxing run!

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#10 posted 11-30-2013 05:36 AM

Dan’um Style, that is truly Style in the Dan’um way!
Pre-wrapped boxes beg the question, “what do you put inside to overcome the beauty of the outside?”

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#11 posted 11-30-2013 06:01 PM

. This pair of boxes are destined to my daughters aged 36 n 34. I’m thinking felt bottom’s in their favorite colors and am working on artwork to fit inside the lid.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#12 posted 12-08-2013 12:07 AM

Nice job mate.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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