Recipe Box!

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Project by Beginningwoodworker posted 06-10-2010 08:57 PM 2662 views 0 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is my lastest project for those who have not seen it. Its a recipe box to hold mom favor recipes. The wood is Walnut, with three coats of a spray poly finish.

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#1 posted 06-10-2010 09:28 PM

Your Mom must be so proud of your abilities, CJ!!

Great Job!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 06-10-2010 09:36 PM

Good Job Charles

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 06-10-2010 10:22 PM

Very classy. I love the hinges..

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

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Mary Anne

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#4 posted 06-10-2010 10:27 PM

I think it looks really good and you are doing your mom proud.

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#5 posted 06-10-2010 10:38 PM

once you start box making – you’re hooked – nice work charles

-- -erik & christy-

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#6 posted 06-10-2010 11:12 PM

A great recipe box. And she’ll think of you every time she grabs a recipe out of it!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#7 posted 06-10-2010 11:56 PM

Goregeous grain in that box, you did a fine job in constuction. Mom has to love her new recipe storage!

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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#8 posted 06-11-2010 12:11 AM

You’ll never forget your first, Charles, and neither will your Mom… Great Gift and Great Job, my Friend!!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#9 posted 06-11-2010 12:51 AM

Very nice box, Charles!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#10 posted 06-11-2010 05:07 AM

Great Lookin Box

-- Jim, Kentucky

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#11 posted 06-11-2010 05:20 AM

Nice work Charles, mom should fill this up with her prize recipe…thank for sharing BC

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#12 posted 06-11-2010 11:11 AM

Nice looking box Charles. BET your MOM’s gonna Love that.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#13 posted 06-12-2010 03:43 AM

Very good job. Your box turned out great.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#14 posted 06-17-2010 04:29 AM

Good looking box Charles, That is a nice piece of Walnut.

-- Terry Roswell, L.A. (Lower Alabama) "Life is what happens to you when you are making other plans."

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#15 posted 06-18-2010 04:36 PM

Charles awesome job on your box, looks superb.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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