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Project by johan posted 1611 days ago 1830 views 12 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just finished these boxes and pens for the market .the boxes are made out of african blackwood and inlaid with cape beech,pilasander and leadwood the pens are cape beech and tamboti.

-- Johan, South Africa, www.wildwoodboxes.co.za /www.knysnawoodworkers.co.za





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woodworm

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#1 posted 1611 days ago

Absolutely gorgeous!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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mtnwild

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#2 posted 1611 days ago

Beautiful work as always Johan. Very nice!!!

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

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grizzman

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#3 posted 1611 days ago

very beautiful..i love those wood choices..very exotic looking…..grizzman

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mmh

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#4 posted 1611 days ago

Beautifully done, very elegant too.

-- "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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michelletwo

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#5 posted 1611 days ago

wow, gorgeous box ..great wood combo..

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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blockhead

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#6 posted 1611 days ago

Beautiful looking sets! I love the wood combinations.

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#7 posted 1610 days ago

wonderful looking pencil boxes..

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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Loucarb

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#8 posted 1610 days ago

Very well done.

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jayjay

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#9 posted 1610 days ago

Beautifully done. I’m not sure which I like more, the cases or the pens.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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kosta

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#10 posted 1610 days ago

looks good man

-- kosta Virginia Beach, VA http://www.kostasworkshop.blogspot.com/

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Les Hastings

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#11 posted 1610 days ago

Awesome job!

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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pinkfish

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#12 posted 1610 days ago

What do you do for hinges on the box? Just some brass wire/bar from the sides into the lid? I couldn’t find hinges that were small enough what I was looking around :)

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donjoe

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#13 posted 1610 days ago

Great job on both items.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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Rj

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#14 posted 1607 days ago

Great looking pens and cases !! The pens go great with the cases

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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bigike

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#15 posted 1563 days ago

very good work!

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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