"Fern" Bandsaw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Dreggy posted 06-29-2015 03:57 PM 2733 views 7 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I decided to take a break from turning and try something new. I ordered the book “Sculpted Band Saw Boxes: Design, Inspiration & Construction” and used a couple plans out of it. I built 2 of the “Stingray” boxes for starters, then built a “Fern” box. I saw a demo on making leaves and also decided to add a few to the Fern box for a little extra decoration. The woods on the fern box are Maple & Alder. I used Canarywood, Alder and Maple on the Stingray box. I flocked all the drawers.

The leaves were made out of Ironwood & Walnut.

-- No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow your progress, you're still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.

9 comments so far

View BurlyBob's profile


6032 posts in 2505 days

#1 posted 06-29-2015 04:52 PM

That is nothing short of amazing.

View Arlin Eastman's profile

Arlin Eastman

4258 posts in 2800 days

#2 posted 06-29-2015 06:12 PM

That is just beautiful. Sometime I will have to get some books and DVDs on how to make them.

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

View jim65's profile


1011 posts in 2172 days

#3 posted 06-29-2015 08:44 PM

Really nice fern box, love the design and the color!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

View deon's profile


2522 posts in 3265 days

#4 posted 06-30-2015 05:47 AM

That looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

View turnkey47's profile


297 posts in 2931 days

#5 posted 06-30-2015 09:52 AM

nice looking box..well done!!

View scrammer's profile


9 posts in 2669 days

#6 posted 06-30-2015 04:17 PM

Very nice! Love the way the grain flows on the Stingray box also!

-- Bob, N Texas

View majuvla's profile


13618 posts in 3107 days

#7 posted 07-01-2015 11:26 AM

Beautiful design. I like this green colour.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View Roger's profile


20965 posts in 3043 days

#8 posted 11-12-2015 11:34 AM

I like this design. I made one very similar to this. BS boxes are fun to make

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

View helluvawreck's profile


32086 posts in 3106 days

#9 posted 11-12-2015 10:07 PM

This is a real beauty and so nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

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