Rose Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by kolwdwrkr posted 05-31-2010 04:36 AM 2113 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 ~

22 comments so far

View JWFox's profile


9 posts in 2662 days

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

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

View a1Jim's profile


115870 posts in 3272 days

#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.

-- Custom furniture

View thatwoodworkingguy's profile


375 posts in 2624 days

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

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

-- ~Eagle America~ ~Woodcraft~

View Karson's profile


35064 posts in 4095 days

#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 soon moving to Virginia †

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

14170 posts in 3677 days

#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

View majeagle1's profile


1426 posts in 3191 days

#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,,

View DAWG's profile


2850 posts in 2831 days

#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

View Dusty56's profile


11811 posts in 3382 days

#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!

View Grumpy's profile (online now)


22537 posts in 3545 days

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

Very impressive mate.

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

View Dennisgrosen's profile


10876 posts in 2810 days

#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


View TJ65's profile


1358 posts in 2744 days

#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,

View degoose's profile


7208 posts in 3049 days

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

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

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

View donjoe's profile


1360 posts in 2725 days

#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.

View mtnwild's profile


3474 posts in 3222 days

#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.


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

View RexMcKinnon's profile


2593 posts in 2890 days

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

beautiful carving

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

showing 1 through 15 of 22 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics