LumberJocks

Walnut and maple keepsake box

  • Advertise with us
Project by dewoodwork posted 08-09-2017 03:17 AM 1489 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.





9 comments so far

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

17564 posts in 3245 days


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

Very nice.

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

View Ottacat's profile

Ottacat

481 posts in 1908 days


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

Very nice and elegant design.

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

31749 posts in 2923 days


#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
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

View splintergroup's profile

splintergroup

2155 posts in 1278 days


#4 posted 08-09-2017 03:06 PM

Nice design details 8^)

View CalgaryBill's profile

CalgaryBill

84 posts in 3726 days


#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

View wood_maestro's profile

wood_maestro

134 posts in 2749 days


#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

View dewoodwork's profile

dewoodwork

184 posts in 4012 days


#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.

View SteveGaskins's profile

SteveGaskins

752 posts in 2643 days


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

Very nice. There colors complement the box quite well.

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

View wood_maestro's profile

wood_maestro

134 posts in 2749 days


#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

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

HomeRefurbers.com