Wedding Card Box

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Project by johnnyp posted 1810 days ago 1994 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this Wedding card box for my cousin. I got the insperation from a project here on Lumberjocks, from a toy made to look like a grand piano that used a keyboard. I did not have any plans I just built it from looking at the picture. This one is all wood, and does not make any noise but looks very cool.
I built the piano and another cousin did all the painting.
I used mostly scrap wood and Bendy MDF from Rockler. it is 22” wide and 34” long.
It was very fun to build and the bride and groom loved it.

-- JohnnyP - Lindstrom, Minnesota

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#1 posted 1810 days ago

Are you sure you can’t play it. A super project,I would never of thought of this.Great idea.

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#2 posted 1810 days ago

Nice. When a friend of mine got married to a girl who’s father was a lobster fisherman they used a lobster trap. I am sure it looked a little out of place to anyone who did not know the couple. Yours version would fit any wedding perfectly. Very elegent.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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#3 posted 1810 days ago

A real nice piece and what looks like an original idea for a wedding card box. I’m sure the newlyweds really liked it. I know I did.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 1810 days ago

Great job! Maybe you should be building a full size piano. Looks so real. I’m sure the newlyweds loved it.

-- John @

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#5 posted 1791 days ago

OMG this is gorgeous. Can you make me 1???

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#6 posted 1722 days ago

Very nicely done! I am glad my project inspired someone to build something.There is something about curves that make projects fun…bendy plywood is a wonderful creation.

-- Nothing's just gets expensive

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#7 posted 580 days ago

I have been wanting to do this for my sons wedding. Do you have any construction notes ?

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