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Project by cassy posted 05-27-2007 03:21 AM 1080 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

First attempt at making a box,made from Jatoba.When I made this box it was not from plans I guess it was a bit bigger than most but I guess that is how you learn.T he wood for the whole box is 1 inch thick very solid and heavy,but I like it.

-- dave montreal





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#1 posted 05-27-2007 03:23 AM

Looks very nice. Great figure in the doors.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#2 posted 05-27-2007 03:26 AM

Nice! The thickness works. It reminds me of some 1950’s furniture.

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#3 posted 05-27-2007 04:40 AM

I like thick wood. I love it in furniture or in anything. this is very cool. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 05-27-2007 02:15 PM

Cassy, I find that I like my projects made from thick material, also. The jewelry box turned out very nice.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#5 posted 05-27-2007 03:24 PM

Very Nice

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#6 posted 05-27-2007 05:21 PM

it’s lovely. and it looks like it is very functional

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#7 posted 05-27-2007 05:46 PM

Cassy-

Fantastic job!
I like the proportion betweenthe top and bottom. I think it is not only a very attractive pice, it is very functional.

Congrats again on a nice job.

-- Dom, How many Bs are in Babar?

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#8 posted 05-28-2007 03:40 AM

That’s a great box! I just about missed it. Thanks for posting and I look forward to your future projects.

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

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Bill

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#9 posted 05-28-2007 06:50 PM

Great job. The thick wood goes just fine with the design. I like the coloring of the wood, the nice grain.

Are the top and bottom separate, or are they attached? I could not tell for sure from the picture.

-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com

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#10 posted 05-29-2007 12:53 AM

Bill
The top and bottom are seperate.

-- dave montreal

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