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Project by TonyWard posted 05-15-2007 08:53 AM 2222 views 3 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi

Australian Red Cedar, two drawers, 20cm tall (approx.)

Tony Ward

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org





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#1 posted 05-15-2007 09:19 AM

Nice. Thanks for sharing.

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#2 posted 05-15-2007 11:35 AM

I knew this had to be one of yours!!
Another unique idea. I especially like that there’s a second drawer in the base. Well, I especially like a lot of elements haha . Beautiful

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#3 posted 05-15-2007 02:58 PM

That is one nice piece. Bravo.

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#4 posted 05-15-2007 03:28 PM

Beautiful woodworking art. I have not seen this Aussie Red Cedar before. Is this a natural color here or did you put a stain on it? Varnish or other final finish on it? Thanks for sharing.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#5 posted 05-15-2007 03:58 PM

That’s just great!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#6 posted 05-15-2007 04:15 PM

Equal parts art and woodwoorking. Beautiful!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#7 posted 05-15-2007 06:51 PM

This is most unusual. I like it.

I’ve just got to purchase some of that Australian Red Cedar. I’ve. made a few boxes with it and loved the aroma.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://dpb-photography.me/

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#8 posted 05-15-2007 11:34 PM

Thank you everyone for your comments.

Yes Australian Red Cedar is a beautiful timber, it is sometimes referred to as Red Gold.

My work is finished in a blend of natural oils, the base is Tung Oil which tends to darken the timber slightly, therefore there is no need to use timber colouring or varnishes.

Good Health
Tony Ward

-- Bandsawn Box Plans available at ~ http://www.tonyward.org

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#9 posted 05-16-2007 03:34 AM

Great design and very unusual.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#10 posted 05-18-2007 03:28 AM

Don’t even have to look down at the name to know it’s yours. Quite distinctive Tony. You are really pushing the envelope with your work. Just great and thanks for sharing.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#11 posted 05-18-2007 03:32 AM

very interesting design… reminds me of something, but I can’t quite put my finger on it…

Nice.

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#12 posted 11-01-2007 04:24 AM

Very cool! Reminds me of ET the extraterrestrial!

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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