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Small dyed box made from apple wood ,Dyed with trans tint dyes

-- DEANG,ROCHESTER HILLS,MI





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bill merritt

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#1 posted 03-21-2010 04:01 AM

Looks great, how big is it? What finish did you use?

-- Bill Merritt -Augusta Ga. woodworker

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Hacksaw007

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#2 posted 03-21-2010 04:04 AM

That is a great look! Love the different look that you created. This one is a keeper!

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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DEAN

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#3 posted 03-21-2010 04:06 AM

Thanks,Bill. It is approx 2 1/2 ” high and 3 1/2 ” diameter. Finished with several coats of wipe on poly

-- DEANG,ROCHESTER HILLS,MI

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#4 posted 03-21-2010 04:17 AM

looking real nice there!

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bill merritt

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#5 posted 03-21-2010 04:21 AM

Thanks, it looks good. Never worked with apple—looks like we should try it.

-- Bill Merritt -Augusta Ga. woodworker

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#6 posted 03-21-2010 04:25 AM

Very pretty as well as unique.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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Hallmark

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#7 posted 03-21-2010 04:33 AM

Looking good, nice shape and color.

-- Style is simple, but not my execution of it.

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#8 posted 03-21-2010 04:52 AM

Very pretty box. I like the proportions that you wound up with. Just starting to do a little dying myself, so I’m curious if you applied full layers sanding it back between colors or if you applied multiple dyes at the same time? Again, nice work.

-- "It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it...It's the hard that makes it great."

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#9 posted 03-21-2010 04:59 AM

A very beautiful box! The grain and finsh are perfect! Great job!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#10 posted 03-21-2010 05:45 AM

Very very nice. Great finish.

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#11 posted 03-21-2010 08:14 AM

That is a very beautiful box, color is great and nice form.

-- Tom D

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#12 posted 03-21-2010 08:57 AM

I really like the lid. Spectacular. Nice photograph too! The lighting is delightful.

-- Brian Meeks, http://extremelyaverage.com

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#13 posted 03-21-2010 09:36 AM

Beautifull piece. Great work

-- Dreaming patterns

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#14 posted 03-21-2010 11:30 AM

Beautiful Box. Nice color and very nice finial

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

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#15 posted 03-21-2010 02:11 PM

nice little box. I like the simplicity. The color nice also

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