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Project by BritBoxmaker posted 1597 days ago 1570 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hardly a new project. In 2001 money was tight and about the only thing I had on my hands was a lot of free time. So I made this octagonal box. Inspired by the DNA spiral. Somewhere under all that dyed wood veneer beats a heart of pure MDF. Dyed veneers in Black, red, green, blue and yellow. I still use it, as a tea caddy.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com





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patron

13001 posts in 1967 days


#1 posted 1597 days ago

sprinting , high jump , now pole vaulting ,

whats next , shot put , javelin (LOL) ?

martyn , i sure like your work ,

and the way your mind works !

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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BritBoxmaker

4355 posts in 1662 days


#2 posted 1597 days ago

David

I can sew on a button. Don’t let anyone know though.

I just wish my mind would work more reliably. I’m going through a good patch at present but its feast or famine I’m afraid.

Martyn

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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patron

13001 posts in 1967 days


#3 posted 1597 days ago

like my friend likes to say ,

“sometimes we eat chicken ,
sometimes we eat feathers ” !

secret , i can sew too .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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BritBoxmaker

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#4 posted 1597 days ago

lol

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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lilredweldingrod

2495 posts in 1733 days


#5 posted 1597 days ago

We are in the wrong business. We need to be banksters, set the economic world on it’s ear and get huge bonuses. Go figure.
BTW I like the gene pool idea. Rand

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jm82435

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#6 posted 1597 days ago

Sweet box. Well done, and keep em comin’.
I am sure I am not alone when I say I can’t get enough of these.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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