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Project by Redoak49 posted 02-06-2015 01:32 PM 2245 views 15 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a scroll saw project made for my Grand Daughter.

The top is made of Cherry, Purpleheart, Yellowheart, Zebrawood, Cedar and Walnut. The bottom part of the box is red oak. The box was finished with Shellac.





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Marty 529

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#1 posted 02-06-2015 03:39 PM

This is a beautiful box. She should love it. I love the colors. My Grand-daughters would love this. I’ll have to start learning to scroll saw :)

-- Marty, Ohio

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#2 posted 02-06-2015 04:24 PM

A nicely decorated box – and a great gift!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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Dan Lyke

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#3 posted 02-06-2015 05:27 PM

Sometime back circa 1997, I kind of tied my online identity to butterflies by registering the domain name Flutterby.com, and a bit after that a friend bought me Flutterby.net, which is where I now keep the work-safe but still personal bits of my life. So I have kind of a butterfly affinity.

This is very cool and inspiring. I love the motif. Thanks!

-- Dan Lyke, Petaluma California, http://www.flutterby.net/User:DanLyke

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#4 posted 02-06-2015 06:55 PM

That’s beautifully done. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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 02-06-2015 06:57 PM

That is cool !......No doubt she will love it !......Well done !

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#6 posted 02-06-2015 08:17 PM

Wow – this is just georgeous – really!

How does one go about making something like this? I am just learning to use the scoll saw and would (someday) like to make this for a “special someone”.

Is there a plan available or was this your own design?

Mordi

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devann

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#7 posted 02-07-2015 01:31 AM

That is a really nice box. Love the colors and the construction. Well done. The best looking project on the page.

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

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#8 posted 02-07-2015 05:11 AM

Very Nice Indeed!

-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

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#9 posted 02-07-2015 07:21 AM

Awsome box. Intarsia lid looks fantastic. Colours are wonderful.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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