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Kathryn's Box

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Project by Wingstress posted 04-10-2010 05:32 AM 1591 views 10 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My 7 year old daughter Kathryn is a bit of a pack-rat. A while back she mentioned that I never make her anything, so I came up with this heart shaped box with a “key”. Its made from blood wood and yellow heart. Finished with 3 coats of tung oil and beal finishing system. I left it on the table for her to find tomorrow morning. I hope she likes it.

-- Tom, Simsbury, CT





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zlatanv

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#1 posted 04-10-2010 05:54 AM

How could she not love it, she will cherish it forever! Nice job.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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#2 posted 04-10-2010 07:17 AM

She is going to love it! Wonderful job. Great idea about the key. Nice color combos.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#3 posted 04-10-2010 07:28 AM

So nice very cool

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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SPalm

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#4 posted 04-10-2010 03:52 PM

That is just stunning. I am sure she will like it, I do.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#5 posted 04-10-2010 04:44 PM

So … has she found it yet?

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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bigike

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#6 posted 04-10-2010 06:05 PM

cool box love the little lock shaped like a heart. ;)

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

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#7 posted 04-11-2010 03:20 AM

Nice box that is shaped like a heart. I can see she already has yours.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#8 posted 04-11-2010 03:35 AM

sounds like she got to your heart .

now you might as well go and buy more tools ,

she got your number too !

there will be an endless stream of things she needs !

-- 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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RexMcKinnon

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#9 posted 04-12-2010 04:11 PM

Nice, I am sure she will love it.

-- If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail!

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Rudy Reyes - CCWoodcrafts

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#10 posted 04-13-2010 06:53 PM

Nice job .. I’m sure your daughter will cherish this forever.

-- Rudy Reyes - CCWoodcrafts - Corpus Christi, Texas

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Porchfish

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#11 posted 12-23-2011 05:06 PM

Dads and daughters….priceless…. way to go dad !

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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