LumberJocks

A Box For Megan

  • Advertise with us
Project by whitedog posted 1843 days ago 1707 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

my youngest daughter Megan has been wanting a box for some time now , i’m always making one for someone or trying to get ahead for selling them. she really liked the colors in this one , i’m using a new malachite that is lighter in color and has a blue stone (that i forgot the name of ) , this one is hers . it is 11×6 1/2×2 1/2.

please let me know what you think of this one.

-- Paul , Calfornia





16 comments so far

View BeachedBones's profile

BeachedBones

201 posts in 2033 days


#1 posted 1843 days ago

My name’s Megan too, can I have it?? Ok, maybe it isn’t…. beautiful box though. I like how it has cool patterns in the grain every way you look at it.

-- You know.... I think that old wood needs to be furniture.

View mcoyfrog's profile

mcoyfrog

3038 posts in 2226 days


#2 posted 1843 days ago

very cool, lots of love went into this one..

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

View Russel's profile

Russel

2199 posts in 2570 days


#3 posted 1843 days ago

That’s a really slick box. The blue, unidentified stone really adds a lot to the top. Very cool.

-- Working at Woodworking http://www.VillageLaneFurniture.com

View glynn's profile

glynn

297 posts in 1952 days


#4 posted 1843 days ago

that looks great mate god job

-- jim nevada

View dougdeg's profile

dougdeg

107 posts in 2402 days


#5 posted 1842 days ago

What a great idea, the inlay is great and the fork side supports are cool.
you say you sell these at shows,
nice product

-- Doug Cedar Log Furniture, www.cedar-stuff.com

View huff's profile

huff

2800 posts in 1916 days


#6 posted 1842 days ago

Great look. beautiful from every angle.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

View Ben Kahmann's profile

Ben Kahmann

231 posts in 1904 days


#7 posted 1842 days ago

Cool!

-- Ben Kahmann Dayton, OH

View mtnwild's profile

mtnwild

3474 posts in 2159 days


#8 posted 1842 days ago

Great design! Love the hing points! Great wood, cool details, good lookin’!!!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

View bowyer's profile

bowyer

340 posts in 2027 days


#9 posted 1842 days ago

I like this box alot!! The inlay and hinge points realy add to the charm of the wood.

Rick

-- If at first you don't succeed...Don't try skydiving

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 2792 days


#10 posted 1842 days ago

fantastic!! Very creative. – and beautiful
Megan – it was worth waiting for!

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

View AllorNoThumbs's profile

AllorNoThumbs

58 posts in 1913 days


#11 posted 1842 days ago

Very Nice! Here’s my two cents worth….What’s up with the Pennies?

-- enjoy your wood...

View whitedog's profile

whitedog

650 posts in 2089 days


#12 posted 1842 days ago

the penny’s… one is dated the year she was born and one the year she was married .

thanks everyone for the kind words

-- Paul , Calfornia

View Tom8021's profile

Tom8021

73 posts in 1869 days


#13 posted 1842 days ago

Nice job! I like the use of the natural edges. A little to much blue fill for me, but it does look good on this box. The back piece of wood looks awesome, I like the wood to be the star and this wood is beautiful.

View mmh's profile

mmh

3387 posts in 2354 days


#14 posted 1821 days ago

What a FABULOUS box! I love how you handled the rustic look, yet it’s smooth and touchable. The multiple colors really work on the inlay, it’s vibrant and moves. The “2 cents” are quite a nice touch too. Beautifully done. I’m sure she’ll cherish this for the rest of her life. I would!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112014 posts in 2209 days


#15 posted 1820 days ago

Most unique good build

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

showing 1 through 15 of 16 comments

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase