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Walnut and maple keepsake box

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Project by dewoodwork posted 08-09-2017 03:17 AM 1591 views 8 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Walnut and maple, oil and polly finish, velour fabric bottom, brass pin hinges.

-- Express creativity with wood, Dewayne. Vacaville CA.





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 08-09-2017 07:52 AM

Very nice.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 08-09-2017 12:08 PM

Very nice and elegant design.

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#3 posted 08-09-2017 01:15 PM

You did a beautiful job on this box and I like the design and craftsmanship.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 08-09-2017 03:06 PM

Nice design details 8^)

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#5 posted 08-09-2017 03:13 PM

That’s a beautiful piece. The curves really add a lot to it. What are the dimensions?

-- Calgary Bill

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#6 posted 08-09-2017 08:16 PM

Nice Work, what are the chances of 2 people come up with almost same designs.

-- wood maestro....... Be Well, Do good work, and Stay in touch

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#7 posted 08-10-2017 02:14 AM



Nice Work, what are the chances of 2 people come up with almost same designs.

- wood_maestro


Ahhh…you must have found the same inspirational pic online that I did. I like your version. Will you be adding a lid lift/pull? How did you attach the feet? I used mortice and loose tenon.

-- Express creativity with wood, Dewayne. Vacaville CA.

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#8 posted 08-10-2017 09:15 PM

Very nice. There colors complement the box quite well.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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wood_maestro

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#9 posted 08-12-2017 02:02 AM

Dewayne,
Yes, I did have the same inspiration. I also used floating tenons to put the box together. I will post the finished project, when it is done. Let me know how you like it.

-- wood maestro....... Be Well, Do good work, and Stay in touch

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