or Join Now!
Here is a Christmas present I made for my daughter. This is my first attempt at a small box. I used some Oak left over from another project but wanted something a little prettier for the top so I picked up the Curly Maple.
home | projects | blog
14 posts in 2866 days
Preview this project card
465 posts in 3349 days
#1 posted 12-11-2008 06:29 AM
Looks wonderful. From what I can tell, you did an excellent job on wrapping the grain around the box. A sure sign of a first class job. I am sure she will enjoy that for a long time to come.
Keep up the good work
-- -- Rob Hix, King George, VA
3474 posts in 2827 days
#2 posted 12-11-2008 06:56 AM
Cool, looks very nice. Clean lines, beautiful wood. Tight.
-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.
1347 posts in 2963 days
#3 posted 12-11-2008 09:54 AM
-- Glenn, New Mexico
16204 posts in 3518 days
#4 posted 12-11-2008 05:06 PM
Nice box with good looking, tight joinery.
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
1107 posts in 3104 days
#5 posted 12-11-2008 06:50 PM
A very neat box with perfection everywhere’Sharad
-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein
2713 posts in 3142 days
#6 posted 12-11-2008 08:03 PM
Great Looking Box the daughter will Love it
-- Jim, Kentucky
1434 posts in 3123 days
#7 posted 12-11-2008 11:22 PM
Good box. Those corners are nice. The splines add a nice look to it. Your choice of woods are very complimentary.Lucky kid.
-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president
396 posts in 3023 days
#8 posted 12-12-2008 02:14 AM
A very good looking and sturdy box, compliments on the first attempt. Your daughter will cherish it for a lifetime.
Be careful, boxes can become an addiction very easily.
-- I can so I wood but why are my learning curves always circles
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics