|Project by SawdustJunky||posted 03-21-2010 05:29 PM||1805 views||0 times favorited||11 comments|
The toy box is for my youngest grandson, Brenden. That’s him and my son-in-law in the picture. My daughter said, “Pops, Bren needs somewhere to put all his toys, can you hook me up”. Off to the shop I went. Every little kid needs a toy box, right? I may have gotten a bit carried away, ya’ think. The box is made of oak plywood and I made the trim from some white oak I had on hand. Ordered the feet from Osborne. Finished it with Min-wax Golden Oak stain and 2 coats of poly. I added safety hinges to the lid so he can keep all his fingers and maybe have a few less knots on his head. I have tried to make it a point to make all the grandchildren something special they can carry thru life and pass on to their children. Somethings you make just for fun, others you make to last a life time.
Blessings to all,
-- In the end it is more about the memories we make than the pieces we build.