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Project by FloridaArt posted 01-29-2018 11:19 PM 852 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

January, 2018 – A friend asked for a bandsaw box that looks like an apple. So here is my rendition. This started as a glue-up of several woods. The front is maple. A little green paint on the leaf. The inside of the drawer is flocked. Dowels are used for joinery. The finish is multiple coats of water-based poly, brushed on. Thanks for looking.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida





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hunter71

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#1 posted 01-29-2018 11:53 PM

Apple is such a pretty wood, very under-used. Nice job, Art

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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GR8HUNTER

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#2 posted 01-29-2018 11:57 PM

I give it 3 A’s …
Amazing
Apple
Art
GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony Reinholds,Pa. REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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Rick

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#3 posted 01-30-2018 12:02 AM

Very Nice Work & Well done Art!

-- I Take My Kids Everywhere! The Problem Is, They Keep Finding Their Way Back Home! (Rick, Ontario, Canada)

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Hawaiilad

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#4 posted 01-30-2018 12:14 AM

Here I thought you were going back to school Art and that is your gift for the teacher…...sorry couldn’t help myself. Nice job on the Apple box, now you have to make a bowl full of them

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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GatorJack

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#5 posted 01-30-2018 12:37 AM

Awesome work. Your boxes are becoming artwork!!

-- Jack, Atlanta

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 01-30-2018 04:20 PM

You did a fine job on this apple. Nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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ralbuck

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#7 posted 01-30-2018 05:10 PM

Apple pealing! I know bad pun; was still fun!

Really very nice.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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Mean_Dean

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#8 posted 01-30-2018 06:29 PM

A fine looking apple box—I’m sure your friend will enjoy it every day!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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majuvla

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#9 posted 01-30-2018 07:55 PM

This is so cool definately. Brilliant idea. I like the green leaf and stick.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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