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Project by woodtag777 posted 1779 days ago 1367 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am running out of wood!!!! So I hopped in the Willy’s and started looking. I found Sagebrush, Western Juniper, and Mountain Mahogany. A little mill work and presto I have wood again. Now what to build? I started cutting 2 days before Mothers day and here is the present I came up with as a present for Mom. The flower is Sagebrush, Box is western Juniper, and the edge of the lid is Mountain Mahogany.

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#1 posted 1779 days ago

That is really nice. I like the flower that you made. Very inventive.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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#2 posted 1779 days ago

Looking good well done

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 1779 days ago


-- Only the Shadow knows....................

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#4 posted 1779 days ago

dude, I want your life! How do you find time? Between work and family I rarely have time to breathe much less work wood! This is awesome by the way, it caught my eye quick!

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#5 posted 1779 days ago

Very creative! It’s great to see Mountain Mahogany being used for something other than firewood, though it does make a fine fire! Keep up the good work, Go Nevada!

-- Loving what I do, while I do it for Christ !

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#6 posted 1779 days ago

Looks good. How long do you dry the sagebrush?

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#7 posted 1779 days ago

Great box. Rustic and refined at the same time.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 1778 days ago

Nice! I realy like the live edges. I’m sure she loved it.

Great use of found wood.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#9 posted 1777 days ago

Great looking gift. Bet Mom was very pleased.

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

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#10 posted 1777 days ago

Wonderful box! The first picture made me think it was a picture frame but then I realized it was the lid of the box. Nice keys in the corners and very creative use of the burl piece as a “flower.”

Keep up the great work!

-- Behind the Bark is a lot of Heartwood----Charles, Centennial, CO

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