Jewelry box

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Project by houseofwiens posted 11-30-2009 06:24 AM 2442 views 10 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Jewelry box for Mother’s Day a couple years ago. Quilted Maple with African Blackwood and Koa divided inserts.

-- Aaron Wiens, Mohawk Dog Studio

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#1 posted 11-30-2009 07:26 AM

very nice job

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#2 posted 11-30-2009 07:40 AM

Amazingly beautiful box you’ve done every thing right with this work of art.

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#3 posted 11-30-2009 08:50 AM

Fantastic box. Great combe of woods. Love the design.

Great work.

Keep it up and welcome to LJ’s


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#4 posted 11-30-2009 11:37 AM

Great Job, my Friend, an outstanding Box!! Welcome to LJ’s!!

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

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#5 posted 11-30-2009 02:27 PM

very nice – what is the finish?

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#6 posted 11-30-2009 07:16 PM

beautiful grain

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#7 posted 11-30-2009 07:24 PM

Beautiful wood….the contrast is excellent…..Great job….and welcome to LJ’s from another fairly newb….

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#8 posted 12-01-2009 02:54 AM

That is just beautiful. Well done!

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#9 posted 12-01-2009 03:31 AM

Very cool. Nicely done.

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#10 posted 12-01-2009 12:42 PM

Beautiful box indeed!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#11 posted 12-01-2009 05:56 PM

Simple design and expertly executed. Great job!

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#12 posted 12-03-2009 12:45 AM

Thank you very much everyone. The finish consists of many coats of polyacrylic that I then sanded to very high grit and buffed out.

-- Aaron Wiens, Mohawk Dog Studio

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#13 posted 02-03-2011 04:35 PM

Nice job, the dimensions are very pleasing, and the craftsmanship is evident, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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