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Project by Roger Strautman posted 2464 days ago 1895 views 5 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a business card box that I made a few years back. It is made from basswood and then stained. This has turned out to be a real conversation piece at carving shows.

-- " All Things At First Appear Difficult"





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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 2464 days ago

ah yah!!! this is magnificent.
How long would it take you to do something like this?
Brilliant

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

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jockmike2

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#2 posted 2464 days ago

Beautiful box Roger, the design is exquisite. mike

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

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Bob Babcock

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#3 posted 2464 days ago

Very cool Roger. Your work simply amazes me.

-- Bob, Carver Massachusetts, Sawdust Maker http://www.capecodbaychallenge.org

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Napaman

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#4 posted 2464 days ago

amazing…can you put on some larger photos so we can see those beautiful details…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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CharlieM1958

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#5 posted 2464 days ago

That really is exquisite! Like Matt, I’d love to see some larger photos.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Karson

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#6 posted 2463 days ago

Great Rog.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 2463 days ago

Wow Roger, that’s beautiful!

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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MsDebbieP

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#8 posted 2463 days ago

it is, isn’t it!!
Hey Lee—- ask Roger how many carved items he has in his home!

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

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Don

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#9 posted 2463 days ago

It’s easy to see why it’s a conversation piece. It’s so very unique and beautifully made, Roger. The design is very interesting. I just love small wooden boxes.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://dpb-photography.me/

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Bill

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#10 posted 2463 days ago

I can see why everyone is talking. What a great piece of work Rog.

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

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HandsOgold

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#11 posted 2457 days ago

carved pieces engender mixed emotions in me. I love the design, appreciate the intricacies, time and talent that went into them, and am simultaneously saddened thatthe natural grain of the wood has been removed. thats why i dont carve (or have tattoos)

lol

-- Dan

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