maple jewelry box

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Project by simonGee posted 01-01-2016 04:51 PM 1470 views 7 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

wood :maple,walnut,leopard
11 1/2 (w) x 7 (d) x 4 (h)
finish : lacquer & waxing

-- Simon, Illinois

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#1 posted 01-01-2016 05:31 PM


-- Gintaras,

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#2 posted 01-01-2016 05:32 PM

I love this box, Simon. It’s a real beauty and so nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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

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#3 posted 01-01-2016 06:10 PM

Realy beautiful wood colour choice. I like the way you sculptured it. The technic I have to try.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#4 posted 01-01-2016 06:50 PM

Hello Simon

Very nice box

Can you explain your technic to sculptured the box ? and what sort of tools did you use?

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 01-01-2016 09:02 PM

Great looking box, Simon!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#6 posted 01-01-2016 09:08 PM

Wow. Great work. I like the sculpting. Cannot wait to hear about tool and technique for sculpting.

Interesting that we posted our projects (Six with clicks) about the same time with very similar design in maple, walnut, and an exotic wood handle on a inset top! What are the chances?

-- MrLaughingbrook

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#7 posted 01-01-2016 10:07 PM

Very cool I would love to try something like that..

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#8 posted 01-02-2016 12:12 AM

Amazing! Love the colors and the technique.

-- You've got to be smarter than the tree.

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#9 posted 01-02-2016 10:50 AM

great looking box!!!

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Lee Leitner

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#10 posted 01-02-2016 01:10 PM

Love it. Nice sculpting.

-- Lee

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#11 posted 01-02-2016 02:06 PM

I have a box joint jig that has been collecting dust. You’ve inspired me to get it out and to make some jewelry boxes

-- Schooled in the advanced art of sawdust and woodchip manufacturing.

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#12 posted 01-02-2016 03:28 PM

Very creative.


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#13 posted 01-02-2016 05:44 PM

Wow! Beautiful piece.

-- Tichomir Toth, Slovakia,

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#14 posted 01-02-2016 05:56 PM

Really well done sir!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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#15 posted 09-26-2016 09:51 PM

Amazing and beautifully done

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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