Crayon Box

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Project by chuck24 posted 12-30-2009 04:05 AM 1538 views 9 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a Cherry Box with a curly maple veneered top. She likes to color alot so this is what I made her this Christmas. I think it will hold all of her coloring needs.

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#1 posted 12-30-2009 04:49 AM

Nice idea, I like it!

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#2 posted 12-30-2009 05:00 AM

great idea, good job makeing the box too.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#3 posted 12-30-2009 05:08 AM

My daughter would have a cow over that. Very nice box and idea.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#4 posted 12-30-2009 05:14 AM

color it good very good

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#5 posted 12-30-2009 07:29 AM

Very nice box. Looks to hold an entire rainbow of colors. Am sure she will cherish this for a lifetime.

Keep it up.


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

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#6 posted 12-30-2009 08:48 AM

What a great and thoughtful gift! And from an artist’s point of view – Who wouldn’t love one of those!?


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#7 posted 12-30-2009 12:34 PM

I can picture her bringing it out to colour with her grandchildren—it will always be cherished, I’m sure.

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#8 posted 12-30-2009 12:46 PM

Very nicely built box.

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#9 posted 12-30-2009 02:00 PM

Nice clean lines on your box.

My wife was asking for one more photo with the lid completely removed.


-- Chesapeake Bob, Southern Maryland

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#10 posted 12-30-2009 10:22 PM

Nice job on that box. It looks to be designed around what goes in it. Ill bet she liked that!

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

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#11 posted 12-30-2009 11:39 PM

a gift from one artist to another will always bee remmembered
well done


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#12 posted 12-31-2009 12:07 AM

As a water colourist |I really admire this well done and love at Christmas to all my friends here From BIG AL.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#13 posted 01-23-2010 05:25 PM

What a great idea…added to the ‘to do list’ thanks!!!

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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