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Project by Greg1950 posted 12-16-2017 03:12 PM 1296 views 5 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just completed a pair of boxes as presents for my two sons. Tried to make them as a matching pair. The body is Santo Mahogany, medallion is Tiger Maple, handle is maple and mahogany.
Thanks to Andy and his Blog, couldn’t have done it with out his info. I have turned out several boxes and I’m getting better at these with each one.





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#1 posted 12-16-2017 03:28 PM

A super pair of amazing boxes, great job Greg

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#2 posted 12-16-2017 04:30 PM

Beautiful work ! Your sons will love them ! Well done !

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#3 posted 12-16-2017 04:43 PM

Very nice – the shaping looks great!

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#4 posted 12-16-2017 04:43 PM

Beautiful boxes. Really like the carving. Nicely done

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#5 posted 12-16-2017 05:46 PM

I like the layout of those waves.

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#6 posted 12-16-2017 06:51 PM

Super great looking and unique boxes. Can’t imagine your boys not being pleased.

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#7 posted 12-16-2017 06:54 PM

Mad skills for sure. Real beauties.

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#8 posted 12-16-2017 11:34 PM

I see lots of work showing lots of love. They are so special

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#9 posted 12-17-2017 01:45 AM

Love those, can you share the detail or location of the blog?

-- Rick --------The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have.

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#10 posted 12-17-2017 02:22 AM

Thanks for your kind thoughts. Below is Andy’s blog. Please note that there are multiple parts, so click thru different parts at the top of each page. Also take a look at Andy’s projects while your there and other blogs.

http://lumberjocks.com/Argyllshire/blog/9672

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#11 posted 12-17-2017 10:30 AM

Outstanding…..

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#12 posted 12-17-2017 02:10 PM

Wonderfully done!

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#13 posted 12-17-2017 02:43 PM

That’s incredible. I love sculpted boxes. I hope to do something like that someday.

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#14 posted 12-17-2017 03:48 PM

great pair of boxes and sculpting…well done!!!!!

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#15 posted 12-17-2017 06:24 PM

Very nice, having done a few sculptured Andy boxes myself, I can appreciate getting the symmetrical design on both boxes. Beautiful work….....................Jack

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