Valentine's Gift for LOML

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Project by DigitalFabber posted 02-11-2010 09:42 AM 2421 views 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well it has been a while since I have talked to ya’ll.

Here is another CarveWright Project …................

SO, I figured I better go big or stay home. Here is the project that I have been working on as a Valentine’s gift to the LOML. The base of the cabinet is a Valentines gift that I gave to her about 11 years ago, it just didn’t fit our decor anymore. The door panels are New Maple glue-ups that are stained with MinWax tintable stains. As a firm believer in R-Cubed (recycle, reuse and rebuilt) I had to reinvent it….. here you go.

The panel on the left was a Study…. that will be added to a future project.

We were honored by Minwax as the November 2012 ‘Fan of the Month’ ...

-- Factory in a box ...

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#1 posted 02-11-2010 12:28 PM

that is beautiful! What a wonderful gift and “rebuild”

and a matching wall hanging to go with it :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#2 posted 02-11-2010 02:06 PM

Nice work!

-- All about wood..

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#3 posted 02-11-2010 02:17 PM

Very nice, how do you like the CarveWright?

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#4 posted 02-11-2010 02:59 PM

That is super nice. That’s an heirloom piece there.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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#5 posted 02-11-2010 04:04 PM

Beautiful! I thought for sure that was stained glass when I first looked at it.

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

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#6 posted 02-11-2010 05:14 PM

Wonderful and beautoful a outstanding piece.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#7 posted 02-11-2010 08:42 PM

Wow! That is beautiful, really very beautiful cabinet.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#8 posted 02-11-2010 09:25 PM

Gorgeous piece, very pretty, she should love it.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#9 posted 02-11-2010 09:31 PM

A big thank you to everyone for their nice comments …. and I love my CarveWright.

-- Factory in a box ...

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#10 posted 02-12-2010 12:34 AM

Wow! great looking project, and an amazing machine to boot!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#11 posted 02-12-2010 12:58 AM

When I first looked at it I thought that was stained glass. GREAT JOB!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#12 posted 02-12-2010 04:50 AM

Nice looking piece. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#13 posted 05-09-2012 04:16 PM

UPDATE: I sent an email to Minwax about this project …. this is their response.

Dear Jason,

Thank you for contacting Minwax. We appreciate your inquiry.

All I can say is wow! That cabinet is gorgeous! How long did it take you to stain all the different areas? I can only imagine the amount of time it took you to do that. I forwarded your project to the rest of my team. They are all just as amazed at how many different colors you used and how vibrant the colors are. If my projects ended up looking half as good as yours did I would be happy. If you ever want to share projects in the future, you can do so by emailing pictures to

Thank you sharing your project and for choosing Minwax!

Minwax Product Support

-- Factory in a box ...

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#14 posted 05-09-2012 04:46 PM

It’s very colorful and beautiful. It’s really a nice piece.


-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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