LumberJocks

Graduation gift

  • Advertise with us
Project by Bill posted 05-26-2014 01:28 AM 2054 views 8 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This 10×7x4 inch curly maple and cherry box was built upon request for a graduate. The heart is power carved, and the lift is made from rosewood. It’s always a pleasure building something knowing where it’s going ahead of time. Finished with wipe on poly, waxed and buffed.

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973





20 comments so far

View Northwest29's profile (online now)

Northwest29

1434 posts in 1821 days


#1 posted 05-26-2014 01:49 AM

Nicely done – love the shaped heart.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

View Peter Brown's profile

Peter Brown

196 posts in 1008 days


#2 posted 05-26-2014 02:42 AM

Really cool effect with the power carving!

Beautiful box!

-- Peter Brown - Collector of WD-40 and wood splinters

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

16067 posts in 2436 days


#3 posted 05-26-2014 03:07 AM

Bill that is one beautiful box. It will make an excellent gift. You are really craning them out!!!!!!!!!!!!

.................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View longgone's profile

longgone

5688 posts in 2639 days


#4 posted 05-26-2014 04:51 AM

Very awesome box. The wood combination works well together and the sculpting adds class. It is a gift that will be really appreciated.

View Rick's profile

Rick

8287 posts in 2363 days


#5 posted 05-26-2014 04:56 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing.

Rick

-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

View stefang's profile

stefang

15491 posts in 2665 days


#6 posted 05-26-2014 10:20 AM

Cool!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

20599 posts in 1669 days


#7 posted 05-26-2014 10:24 AM

Very nice. The heart is a great touch.

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

View Roger's profile

Roger

19373 posts in 2134 days


#8 posted 05-26-2014 11:18 AM

Tis a beauty!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

View Norman1's profile

Norman1

121 posts in 2097 days


#9 posted 05-26-2014 11:21 AM

Very cool looking box. Very well done.

-- Michael A. Norman

View aussiedave's profile

aussiedave

3114 posts in 1155 days


#10 posted 05-26-2014 11:30 AM

Excellent box and the sculpted lid is awesome…as always awesome job.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

View Gary's profile

Gary

1178 posts in 3655 days


#11 posted 05-26-2014 01:27 PM

Exceptional design and craftsmanship.

-- Gary, Florida. http://www.penturners.org/forum/f70/servicepens-2014-a-111967/

View Ronald G Campbell 's profile

Ronald G Campbell

847 posts in 1335 days


#12 posted 05-26-2014 02:03 PM

I like this. Very well done

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

22025 posts in 2197 days


#13 posted 05-26-2014 02:39 PM

Wow! This box is very impressive. You did a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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

View MontanaBob's profile

MontanaBob

541 posts in 2014 days


#14 posted 05-26-2014 09:23 PM

Outstanding…

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

View woodn's profile

woodn

23 posts in 1345 days


#15 posted 05-26-2014 11:20 PM

Outstanding! That heart is a creative masterpiece. Elegant.

-- Bob

showing 1 through 15 of 20 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com