|Project by ADClark||posted 12-13-2014 10:04 PM||1296 views||5 times favorited||14 comments|
Alright, this is one more of my personal projects i made for my wife last valentines day. After this i will only post my new work. Hopefully for my wife’s sake i will have some photos of a new fire place in a couple months that at this time is still only in my head.
This box was made out of maple/birds’s eye and purple heart. there’s not a single nail in this box and only minimal clamping was done since it wasnt really practical with the size and number of pieces. which meant there was a lot of gluing and holding. The heart pieces were made by gluing an 1/8th inch piece of maple over an 1/8 inch peice of purple heart, rough cutting the shape with a band saw, then with a file and some sandpaper shaping the heart until only a border of purple heart was exposed. i wasnt really sure about the placement of them but i already spent the time making them so i had to use them.