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Project by Div posted 05-23-2010 09:08 PM 2069 views 14 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Boxed Comparisons is a sculptural wall cabinet in Purple Heart and Match Poplar. It was partly inspired by the work of the Japanese American woodworker, Po Shun Leong. The front is also a door that opens onto three shallow shelves for storing things. It measures 25” high x 16” wide x 5.5” deep. It is a good way to recycle off cuts and practice band saw skills!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 05-23-2010 09:45 PM

this is way cool a neat work of art

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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steiner

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#2 posted 05-23-2010 10:53 PM

Love it! Thanks for sharing this with us.

-- Scott - Houston, Texas

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#3 posted 05-23-2010 11:47 PM

Beautiful DIV! What a great idea for using cut-offs!

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#4 posted 05-24-2010 12:24 AM

Very artistic and creative.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Steven H

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#5 posted 05-24-2010 03:28 AM

Great job on it!
Another artist I never heard before.

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#6 posted 05-24-2010 06:33 AM

Nice work. I like this project a lot.

-- ccooper1970@gmail.com

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#7 posted 05-24-2010 07:17 AM

very artistic. love the colours.

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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#8 posted 05-25-2010 02:46 PM

Div, this is magnificent. Thanks for sharing.

-- When you know better you do better.

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#9 posted 05-27-2010 09:26 PM

I love the concept, design, contrasting colors, textures and form….
Thanks for sharing it with us, Div.

-- Rick, south Sweden

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davidroberts

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#10 posted 05-28-2010 08:28 PM

I’m usually not into the more modern abstract stuff, but I really like your interpretation. I mean I really like it.

-- God is great, wood is good. Let us thank Him for wood......and old hand tools.

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Div

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#11 posted 05-28-2010 09:25 PM

Thanks all of you. Hope it inspires.

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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#12 posted 11-21-2010 04:44 PM

Nice design. Looks cool. Thanks for sharing.

-- Don - Rochester, NY

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Div

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#13 posted 11-21-2010 05:25 PM

Glad you like it Don. Thanks.

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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#14 posted 03-27-2011 02:05 AM

There should be the SAVE THE OFF CUT Foundation! =)

-- Nico Jose; Designer/Maker &Artist www.s10-10.com

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Div

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#15 posted 03-28-2011 10:30 PM

Hear, hear! You can be president!

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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