Jewelry/Keepsake box

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Project by archie18 posted 01-04-2015 01:19 AM 1552 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Box with sloped sides and spline joints. Bottom is walnut with maple splines, top is cherry frame with maple insert.

-- Robert in middle TN

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#1 posted 01-04-2015 02:07 AM

Good job, I like it.

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#2 posted 01-04-2015 05:24 AM

ROBERT, ditto on your box as it looks great. Glad I checked your stuff out!......;-j

-- Joe in Pueblo West, Colo.

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#3 posted 01-04-2015 07:23 AM

Robert, this is a fine design and a great job of finish. I like the way your photo shows the maple gain. Nice work on the photo as well. I would have used walnut instead of cherry on the top, but your choice looks good too.

The slanted sides add a nice touch to the design and the look of the splines. The contrast in colors appeals to the eye. A hinged lid often is easier for the user of the box. This is an impressive box. Adding dimensions to your posts helps readers know the scale of your work. Keep boxing and keep posting.

-- Big Al in IN

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#4 posted 01-06-2015 03:04 AM


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