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Project by grizzman posted 09-18-2009 02:09 AM 1897 views 2 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a simple jewelry box i have made for a gift, its made of walnut and red cedar, the inside bottom divider’s are red cedar and the rest is walnut, the handles are from a old heart pine fence post and are loaded with growth rings, i used some dogwood for the handle and screw plugs, and it will be finished with tongue oil. the handle design i used from another lumber jock who is a proficient box maker . this was a fun project and i plan on doing more that are similar ….

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']





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Bradford

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#1 posted 09-18-2009 02:19 AM

I would love to see more boxes like this one. It has so many elements to it. I like every thing about it and I’m definitely bookmaking this one.

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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Dan'um Style

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#2 posted 09-18-2009 02:31 AM

I really like this one. Very creative. The shapes of the handles really set this off.
Regards
DAN

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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mtnwild

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#3 posted 09-18-2009 02:40 AM

Nice looking box, great wood, interesting details…............cool man…...................

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

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Bob N

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#4 posted 09-18-2009 02:49 AM

I like it a lot!

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littlecope

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#5 posted 09-18-2009 02:57 AM

Nice job, Grizzman!! Like Bradford said, there’s a lot going on here, but all the features really work together…
Very Pretty!! :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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grizzman

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#6 posted 09-18-2009 03:06 AM

thankyou gentlemen for your kind remarks….this project was a lot fun.

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#7 posted 09-18-2009 03:16 AM

Nice jewelry box.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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#8 posted 09-18-2009 03:21 AM

Great wood and fantastic work.

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Dudley

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#9 posted 09-18-2009 04:00 AM

I agree with everyone. BZ

-- Dudley Young USN Retired. Sebastian, Fl.

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Eric M. Saperstein

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#10 posted 09-18-2009 04:07 AM

Nice grain patterns – I like it when the use of the natural walnut includes all the features of the wood. “Steamed & Darkened” walnut is too even and unnatural. The drastic contrast to me creates the beauty. The top looks like an especially nice grain pattern.

-- Eric M. Saperstein, Master Craftsman www.artisansofthevalley.com

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navyman

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#11 posted 09-18-2009 04:15 AM

grizzman thats realy a nice box

-- Michael . USN ( Ret ) Batesville,AR

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#12 posted 09-18-2009 04:28 AM

you do nice work.
russ

-- Happiness is being covered in sawdust

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#13 posted 09-18-2009 05:03 AM

Really nice details. Great job!

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

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#14 posted 09-18-2009 05:04 AM

Very impressive and your shop is too. Nothing out of place, how do you do that??? Nice looking box, I like it.

-- Janice

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#15 posted 09-18-2009 05:51 AM

This Awful, awfully good

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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