Playing around box

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Project by mtnwild posted 06-14-2010 10:12 PM 1530 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a combination on slack time.

I had a new whittlin’ knife and grabbed a stick laying around and carved out this stick snake, many moons ago.
Another time I was playing with the dremel and some antler and the turtle ended up being.
They’ve been sitting around the shop forever.

Then I tried a box making jig on some scrap cedar pieces and ended up with a little box. that sat around the shop for months.

So, one day, messing around again, I stuck them all together, lol.

This is the playing around box…..............

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

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#1 posted 06-14-2010 11:28 PM

Nice playing around box Jack, the snake on top really adds to it. Well done.

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#2 posted 06-15-2010 12:14 AM

Nice box, unique. When I play around with my whittlin’ knife I just end up with a stick that is sharp on one end.

-- You will never build it unless you try. The second one always turns out better.

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#3 posted 06-15-2010 02:55 AM

Band-aids are usually the result of me playing around with my whittlin’ knife. Jack, that is really cool. Sure looks like you planned that from the very beginning, not over a long period of time. Very cool.

-- John @

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#4 posted 06-15-2010 03:02 AM

cool box

-- Custom furniture

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#5 posted 06-15-2010 03:10 AM

Wild! I like this.

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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#6 posted 06-15-2010 04:14 AM

That’s a great box! Have to admit, I’m more like RichardMu (but not quite as bad as huff – haha). I really like the turtle and snake together.

-- Scott - Houston, Texas

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#7 posted 06-15-2010 07:07 PM

I like it. But almost too scary to touch with the snake on top. : )

-- Janice

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#8 posted 06-16-2010 06:08 PM

Turned out good as far as i can see.. great job

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

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#9 posted 06-17-2010 01:23 AM

You got to love it when things come together like that. A very nice looking box indeed!

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

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