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Project by Gintaras posted 07-12-2014 08:44 PM 1579 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

maple with plum details

-- Gintaras,

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#1 posted 07-12-2014 09:01 PM

Good looking box. I just don’t have the patience it takes to do all of that sanding.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#2 posted 07-12-2014 10:18 PM

I have to agree it does look good.

What was the original dimensions of the timber prior to carving, it must have been pretty heavyweight!

-- Regards Robert

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#3 posted 07-12-2014 10:39 PM

Very nice…! there is nothing better than a nicely sculpted box and they are very addictive…

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#4 posted 07-13-2014 12:02 AM

Turned out very well. Did you dowel the mitered corners?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 07-13-2014 02:27 AM

Very cool. I love the design.

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

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#6 posted 07-13-2014 04:10 AM

Great box.

-- Tom D

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#7 posted 07-13-2014 04:17 AM

Very striking. I like it.

-- "MOM! I think there's something under our house! I'm gonna need a jackhammer, a fish bowl, some air tanks, and maybe a few pipes."

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#8 posted 07-13-2014 07:30 AM

to Robcastle: thickness of rawmaterial 1cm
to gfadvm: yes

and thanks to All

-- Gintaras,

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#9 posted 07-13-2014 10:18 AM

this stands out from the crowd. quite graceful

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#10 posted 07-13-2014 02:36 PM

Very cool! I really like the divider.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#11 posted 07-16-2014 08:52 PM

What an excellent carving job! It’s totally exquisite. Finishing and sanding efforts are well paid off! Superb!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#12 posted 07-17-2014 08:18 PM

very beautiful box, the shaping of this one is really nice

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#13 posted 07-22-2014 10:15 AM

Another great looking box!

-- John, Illinois,

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