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Project by Paula Perry posted 06-05-2014 12:57 PM 1029 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I took some scrap 2×10’s cut them into slats then a few pieces if scrap pine for the side if lid and wood burned a cool kid friendly popular pic. Put some Lin sees oil on to bring out color. Gold hinges and done. Sorry pics side ways doing this from my phone. I will fix when I get in PC:)

-- Florida50





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#1 posted 06-05-2014 03:35 PM

Very nice work. Looks great.

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

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#2 posted 06-05-2014 04:15 PM

No need to call it scrap. The finished box doesn’t know, or care, if it’s made from short pieces or long pieces. It only reduces the value of your work. The finished product “is what it is”. Just my opinion.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#3 posted 06-05-2014 05:04 PM

Gotta triforce in there?

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#4 posted 06-05-2014 05:49 PM

Paula, this is another one that turned out great. You have some talent.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#5 posted 06-11-2014 12:08 AM

I like it. Very creative.

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