Coved box

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Project by mike1950 posted 08-10-2014 12:43 PM 1560 views 8 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

4 coved boxes with sliding lids. Fun and quick. Walnut and big leaf maple. all are different sizes -4 1/2 tall- about 7×10 General finish wipe on and antique wax Wax sure makes them nice to touch.

-- "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is."– Albert Einstein

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#1 posted 08-10-2014 12:45 PM

Nice boxes as usual Mike!

-- - Still a new guy to the craft, but always striving to learn more

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#2 posted 08-10-2014 02:30 PM

nicely done. the Maple one is especially beautiful

-- Jeff, Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. - Malcolm Forbes

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#3 posted 08-10-2014 02:59 PM

Well those are different Mike. I like em, beautiful as usual.

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#4 posted 08-10-2014 03:15 PM

These are beautiful, Mike.

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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#5 posted 08-10-2014 06:31 PM

Man these are sweet boxes.I love them too. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#6 posted 08-10-2014 07:22 PM

Thanks all- they were fun and quick.

-- "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is."– Albert Einstein

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#7 posted 08-10-2014 08:28 PM

Extremely beautiful work.

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

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#8 posted 08-11-2014 12:17 PM

Very spiffy boxes. Wow, those grains really pop pop pop!

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#9 posted 08-11-2014 06:50 PM

look great

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#10 posted 08-11-2014 06:58 PM

Sweet, I love the grain pattern

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#11 posted 08-12-2014 01:06 AM

Great pieces

-- Norman

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