Queen Anne Basket

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Project by Oogie posted 02-11-2009 10:31 PM 1149 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a project I finally finished. I started and stopped this one a few times. I got motivated to finish this one when a good friend fell in love with it when she saw the lid half done. The box is 7” across and 4” tall and is based on a patter called “Queen Anne Basket” from the book “Scroll Saw Basket Weave Projects”.

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#1 posted 02-11-2009 11:07 PM

Wow. Nice job!! OK, time for a tutorial…
...How’d you do that?
...What kind of wood is it?

Keep it up!!!!!!!

-- Lane Custom Guitars and Basses

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#2 posted 02-12-2009 12:18 AM

Beautiful work and very well done.
Thanks for sharing with us and welcome to Lumberjocks community.

-- Not my woodworking

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#3 posted 02-12-2009 01:36 AM

Really well done.
Also how did you do it?

-- R

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#4 posted 02-12-2009 02:36 AM

That is an awesome piece of work Oogie.It must have taken forever to get all that detail done.

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

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#5 posted 02-12-2009 08:13 AM

Beautiful! I have to agree with….how’s it done?

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#6 posted 02-12-2009 07:15 PM

Thank you all for your kind comments! It is these kind words that make me want to go make another one!

As for the questions on how & what, this project was done on a scroll saw. Currently I have a Ryobi but hope to get a DeWalt this weekend.

The sides of the box are made of ¾” pine and the top, bottom, lid and handle are all made of poplar. The reason for this choice of wood was based on what I could get at Home Depot or Lowes as I have yet to find a source for woods here in central California.

I would like to make another one completely from poplar when I get my new saw. Maybe I will take pictures along the way and create a tutorial from them. What do you think?

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