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Rose Jewelry Box by Nairi Safaryan

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Project by Nairi Safaryan posted 07-25-2010 11:58 PM 3005 views 5 times favorited 24 comments Add to Favorites Watch

NAIRI SAFARYAN
Rose Jewelry Box
Notice the intricate leaf clusters surrounding the detailed petals of the unfolding rose on this box. Each object is masterfully true to the detail of the original plant.
Nairi Safaryan has a sense of humor in his carving. In this piece the lid is supported by an inchworm with tiny carved feet.
The piece is crafted from one piece of box wood. The piece is not stained and there is no finish on it. The piece measures 8 ¾” x 3 ½” x 3 ¾”.

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-- Nairi Safaryan, www.woodsymphony.com





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Jordan

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#1 posted 07-26-2010 12:22 AM

Wow, very intricate and artistic. very unique as well!

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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huff

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#2 posted 07-26-2010 01:47 AM

Very artistic. Would love to see more pictures of it, especially with the lid open.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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Grumpy

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#3 posted 07-26-2010 02:15 AM

Excellent work.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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DonW

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#4 posted 07-26-2010 02:26 AM

Oh my!!!

-- DonsWoodworking@tampabay.rr.com

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BeachedBones

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#5 posted 07-26-2010 03:26 AM

Ouch, my jaw just hit the floor. So delicate, I’d be afraid to touch it, let alone try to carve it.Very nice.

-- You know.... I think that old wood needs to be furniture.

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christopheralan

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#6 posted 07-26-2010 03:40 AM

Ledgend tells of a ledgendary woodworker who’s skills were the stuff of ledgend…

Well done!

-- christopheralan http://www.projectwoodworks.com

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Toolz

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#7 posted 07-26-2010 01:48 PM

Absolutely gorgeous!

-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#8 posted 07-26-2010 05:42 PM

fantasstic work :-)

Dennis

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Tom "BUG" Janos

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#9 posted 07-27-2010 06:52 PM

Totally super cool and groovy. I love it.
You are truly a master carver compared to myself.
WELL DONE!

-- Bug from Minnesota. Creating Designer Firewood Since 2006

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#10 posted 07-27-2010 07:15 PM

A beautiful work of art. You have a great imagination, & skills.

I’d like to see some more images with different views.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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SawTooth1953

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#11 posted 07-28-2010 02:06 AM

Nairi Safaryan has a sense of humor in his posting, too. It is very artisticallyl done, but could you tell us a little more? Show us a little more? What kind of wood?... Hand or power carving?... hinged lid? How will you finish it?

Thanks for showing it… it is impressive.

Spence

-- Spence in Skokie, IL

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Schwieb

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#12 posted 07-29-2010 02:58 AM

Truly exquisite!! I can’t imaging the hours not to mention talent that it takes to accomplish such a piece.

-- Dr. Ken, Florida - Durch harte arbeit werden Träume wahr.

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Nairi Safaryan

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#13 posted 08-01-2010 07:53 PM

Thank you ALL for the kind comments.
I have downloaded a picture with the lid open.
First I used power tools but the most of the work is done by hand tools. The carving is made of one piece of box wood and there is no finish on it.

-- Nairi Safaryan, www.woodsymphony.com

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Heidi Neely

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#14 posted 10-15-2010 06:34 PM

I just stumbled upon this, and am in complete awe! Simply amazing!

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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Nairi Safaryan

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#15 posted 10-15-2010 06:55 PM

Thank you Kolwdwrksgirl !

-- Nairi Safaryan, www.woodsymphony.com

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