Organic Feel II

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Project by thatwoodworkingguy posted 1542 days ago 1259 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My theory for this box was to draw the onlooker into it and force them to feel its smoothness
I succeeded I think. Every passerby at last weekends craft fair caressed this one.
The body is black walnut and the lid and bottom are both waterfall bubinga.
Rather then using handles or hardware I carved the finger holes into the body of the box to keep with the organic theme

-- ~Eagle America~ ~Woodcraft~

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#1 posted 1542 days ago

great looking wood selection.
I like the carved finger hole and spline detailing.

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#2 posted 1542 days ago

Great looking box – anything made of walnut must be good, by definition. Add wf bubinga and you just have to have a winner. Nice job. You said everyone had to handle the box – didn’t anyone buy it?


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#3 posted 1542 days ago

A super box very well done.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 1541 days ago

Nice box Very well done thanks for posting…............Schloemoe

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#5 posted 1541 days ago

great design

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#6 posted 1541 days ago

Too Bad the pictures are so poor.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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