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Project by BrokenArrow posted 08-08-2014 01:23 AM 1553 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Boxes i made for a good friends’s kids. Made from a box elder log with the red in it. Trimed the lids in purple hart and the the other in walnut. Two coats of danish oil and a coat of poly. Made the finger joints with the jig that i made from the idea from horky’s post.

-- To each his own.......





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#1 posted 08-08-2014 03:13 AM

Nice looking boxes. The frames really set them off.

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

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#2 posted 08-08-2014 11:30 AM

Nice job sir. Love the colors.

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

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#3 posted 08-08-2014 12:53 PM

Good looking boxes. The box elder is beautiful.

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#4 posted 08-09-2014 01:58 AM

Fine work. Love the boxes as well as the photography. Is that a lake in the background?

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#5 posted 08-09-2014 02:26 AM

No that is just my backyard. Thanks for all the great comments.

-- To each his own.......

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#6 posted 08-09-2014 05:25 AM

Nice work and also a spectacular grain effect result.

All the joints including the fingers neat as!

Reinforcing Wayno1’s comment, a very well framed photo shoot it should be used as a guide to “how to present your Project at its best”

You have set the standard!

P.S. You must have fun mowing all that grass!

-- Regards Robert

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#7 posted 08-09-2014 03:06 PM

Beautiful job of photographing beautiful boxes!

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#8 posted 08-09-2014 03:13 PM

These are nice and the wood is beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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