LumberJocks

"Fern" Bandsaw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Dreggy posted 06-29-2015 03:57 PM 2011 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

BurlyBob

4238 posts in 1872 days


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

That is nothing short of amazing.

View Arlin Eastman's profile

Arlin Eastman

3720 posts in 2168 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.

-- Please help me help other Vets click..> http://www.gofundme.com/m1abko.....It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

View jim65's profile

jim65

873 posts in 1540 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

deon

2522 posts in 2632 days


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

That looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

View turnkey47's profile

turnkey47

220 posts in 2298 days


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

nice looking box..well done!!

View scrammer's profile

scrammer

9 posts in 2037 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

majuvla

10099 posts in 2474 days


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

Beautiful design. I like this green colour.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View Roger's profile

Roger

20594 posts in 2411 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. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

25355 posts in 2473 days


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

This is a real beauty and so nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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

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

HomeRefurbers.com