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Project by kolwdwrkr posted 05-31-2010 04:36 AM 1637 views 7 times favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Completed rose box. Heidi (kolwdwrkrsgirl) carved the rose. Box is Maple and Padauk. This box is for a charity, and will be sent to Colorado. As always I welcome constructive criticism, positive or negative.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~





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JWFox

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#1 posted 05-31-2010 04:40 AM

Impressive. It will be a populat item at the auction.

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 05-31-2010 04:42 AM

wow Keth this box is a real stand out the caring Heidi did is unbelievable a box anyone be proud to own fantastic.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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thatwoodworkingguy

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#3 posted 05-31-2010 04:43 AM

Nice box.
What did you use for reinforcements in the corners?

-- thatwoodworkingguy.com ~Eagle America~ ~Woodcraft~

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Karson

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#4 posted 05-31-2010 04:47 AM

Some nice spotted maple. It makes a great touch.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#5 posted 05-31-2010 04:50 AM

wow Keith … Someone is getting something very special.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#6 posted 05-31-2010 04:59 AM

Hi Keith, WOW and double WOW…............ beautiful, beautiful wood combination, one of my favorites.
The rose carving is just superb, you and Heidi make a great team. It REALLY makes the box jump out at you.

I love the simple but elegant sleek lines of the legs, proportioned just right!

Someone is going to be a very lucky proud owner of this masterpiece.

Thanks for sharing

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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DAWG

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#7 posted 05-31-2010 05:01 AM

This is awesome, I find it hard to just call it a box. The rose is beautiful. Thanks for sharing all this great talent.

-- Luke 23: 42-43

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Dusty56

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#8 posted 05-31-2010 06:28 AM

Absolutely the nicest combination of design , carving, and wood species that I’ve seen here in a very , very long time ! Every detail is perfectly proportioned on this beauty. : ) What finish did you use on it ?

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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Grumpy

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#9 posted 05-31-2010 08:18 AM

Very impressive mate.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#10 posted 05-31-2010 09:06 AM

a fine box for a very fine rose Kudos to both of you
you surdently are a great team in that shop
thanks for sharing keep let it come

Dennis

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TJ65

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#11 posted 05-31-2010 11:34 AM

The completed project looks wonderful, the contrasting wood really sets Heidi’s carving off very nicely.

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

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degoose

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#12 posted 05-31-2010 11:45 AM

Fine looking box.. any pics of the inside…?

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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donjoe

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#13 posted 05-31-2010 03:24 PM

Wow! Great box. It should do very well for the charity event.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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mtnwild

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#14 posted 05-31-2010 04:39 PM

Great looking box!

You two are so lucky to get along and work so complimentary to each other.

Cool….................................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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RexMcKinnon

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#15 posted 05-31-2010 05:46 PM

beautiful carving

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

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