keepsakes box 4 &5

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Project by johan posted 11-12-2009 12:14 AM 1781 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Two more boxes, I Just love making these boxes with all the different woods.They are all finnished with 2 coats of Penetrol and then buffed with antique wax .woods from centre, #4)London current,belau hard pear ,candlewood and the box are african rosewood #5)purple heart,spalted ironwood candlewood,cape holly,stinkwood,cape holly.yellowwood ,and the box arered pear

-- Johan, South Africa,

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#1 posted 11-12-2009 01:40 AM

Another beautiful box Johan. The details in your boxes are wonderful and really shows your craftsmanship.

-- John @

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#2 posted 11-12-2009 04:31 AM

Beautifull boxes. Fantastic choices of wods.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#3 posted 11-12-2009 05:41 AM

Beautiful boxes Johan, I really like the figure in the first one.

-- Mike, Bruce Mississippi = Jack of many trades master of none

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#4 posted 11-12-2009 06:36 AM

WOW, that second one with the stripe, outrageous, really cool!!!
Both are beautiful, first rate…................

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

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#5 posted 11-12-2009 06:53 AM

This is a septacular box Johan

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#6 posted 11-12-2009 04:13 PM

Beautiful! I really like the darker, second one also. Very unique woods.

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

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#7 posted 11-13-2009 12:57 AM

same as mmh i love the second one!!great job!

-- shavins

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#8 posted 11-13-2009 02:12 AM

Beautiful boxes.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 03-11-2010 01:16 AM

very nice looken boxes

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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