a few wooden boxes

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Project by rkoorman posted 09-21-2010 07:32 PM 1907 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

i’ve been making a lot of boxes. it’s really addictive!! i’m trying to use different techniques with every box. i also had a crack at building a andy-box. this was a real hard one, it’s completed but it is not as good as i want it to be. i’ll be trying a another one next week!!
all the comments are very welcome!!! there is a lot to learn



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#1 posted 09-21-2010 07:38 PM

You’ve done beautiful boxes with for each a good design

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#2 posted 09-21-2010 08:01 PM

Welcome to the addiction!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 09-21-2010 08:08 PM

Really beautiful boxes, I especially love the little ‘pagode’ japanese once, with the big top.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 09-21-2010 09:22 PM

Great job on all the boxes. I especially like the Andy styled one. Thanks for all the sanding and keep on keeping on

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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#5 posted 09-21-2010 09:28 PM

Nice Boxes !! I think the andy one would do well with a Knob.

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#6 posted 09-21-2010 10:05 PM

I like all your boxes, they look fantastic!

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#7 posted 09-22-2010 12:34 AM

Love your work. Making boxes is very addictive. They make wonderful gifts and are made from the heart.
Regards Hagrid

-- Hagrid, Leongatha Australia

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#8 posted 09-22-2010 01:29 AM

It looks like you are having fun and that’s why I make boxes. I like the variety and woods. The sculpted box looks good. I haven’t done one of those yet. Thanks for sharing your work.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#9 posted 11-08-2010 03:14 PM

Did you use a Foredom, or Dremel to sculpt the last one? It really looks awesome. Great project

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#10 posted 11-08-2010 05:56 PM


i used a normal grinder with a saburr tooth piece. it was a gift to someone.



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