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Project by oldsawtooth posted 05-27-2017 01:16 PM 354 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a keep sake box for my 8 year old granddaughter! Its made of 3/4 shelving board. I rabbited 2 sides to receive the 2 ends, I glued and pin nailed it together, I have trouble keeping things square, even though I cut the pieces square, but moving on, I then take tracing paper and drew the pattern’s onto the wood after all the sandind is done, and then tried my luck at wood burning, she loved it

-- James,Alabama,

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#1 posted 05-27-2017 08:56 PM

I’m sure she loved it. That is nice. To me wood burning is tough. Some times just right. Other times to light or to heavy on burn in. You got it even.

-- Bruce - Indiana - Sawdust is just, MAN GLITTER!

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#2 posted 05-27-2017 10:39 PM

Pretty cool box. She will love it!!


-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 05-28-2017 02:28 AM

Very nice work for a great customer. I am sure she loved it.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 05-28-2017 08:14 AM

Nice drawing /burning. Very good motivation for collect things in it.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 05-28-2017 10:23 AM

Great project.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#6 posted 05-28-2017 11:10 AM


-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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#7 posted 05-28-2017 11:27 AM

Very nice. I bet she loves it!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way thats says "I meant to do that".

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