LumberJocks

dyed apple wood box

  • Advertise with us
Project by DEAN posted 03-21-2010 03:52 AM 2151 views 3 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch
dyed apple wood box
dyed apple wood box No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

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

-- DEANG,ROCHESTER HILLS,MI





23 comments so far

View bill merritt's profile

bill merritt

203 posts in 2034 days


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

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

-- Bill Merritt -Augusta Ga. woodworker

View Hacksaw007's profile

Hacksaw007

597 posts in 1934 days


#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

View DEAN's profile

DEAN

28 posts in 2119 days


#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

View mancave's profile

mancave

114 posts in 1809 days


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

looking real nice there!

View bill merritt's profile

bill merritt

203 posts in 2034 days


#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

View donjoe's profile

donjoe

1360 posts in 1776 days


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

Very pretty as well as unique.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

View Hallmark's profile

Hallmark

432 posts in 1851 days


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

Looking good, nice shape and color.

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

View RichardH's profile

RichardH

295 posts in 1747 days


#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."

View Kindlingmaker's profile

Kindlingmaker

2654 posts in 2271 days


#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

View JasonIndy's profile

JasonIndy

186 posts in 2180 days


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

Very very nice. Great finish.

View tomd's profile

tomd

1802 posts in 2515 days


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

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

-- Tom D

View Ecocandle's profile

Ecocandle

1013 posts in 1811 days


#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

View deon's profile

deon

2239 posts in 1770 days


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

Beautifull piece. Great work

-- Dreaming patterns

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 2991 days


#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 -

View michelletwo's profile

michelletwo

2289 posts in 1760 days


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

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

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

showing 1 through 15 of 23 comments

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase