memory box

  • Advertise with us
Project by joebazooka posted 12-18-2009 03:27 PM 1236 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was made for my sister-in-law for Xmas. It was made from lacewood an maple. it is not without a few mistakes, but I call that character.LOL

-- Robert-maine

6 comments so far

View ellen35's profile


2733 posts in 3308 days

#1 posted 12-18-2009 03:46 PM

Nice box. Love the wood combinations.
You are right… imperfections are for character and one of a kind items!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

View cabinetmaster's profile


10874 posts in 3434 days

#2 posted 12-18-2009 03:55 PM

Beautiful looking box. The two woods look great together. And the grain of that lacewood really pops.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

View ohwoodeye's profile


1934 posts in 3029 days

#3 posted 12-18-2009 04:04 PM

Mistakes? Mistakes? Oh please…...those are “design elements”
Anyway, it looks very nice to me.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

View OhValleyWoodandWool's profile


970 posts in 2997 days

#4 posted 12-18-2009 05:44 PM

Very nice

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

View degoose's profile


7227 posts in 3231 days

#5 posted 12-18-2009 09:57 PM

Lacewood… Silky Oak here in the land downunder… Grevilla Robusta… I love working with it but beware some peoples have an allergic reaction to it… so take care…
Like it..

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

View Roger's profile


20898 posts in 2680 days

#6 posted 10-27-2010 01:39 PM

Great wood combo. Fantastic build

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics