Shaped Box

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Project by Edward83 posted 09-26-2010 01:32 AM 1845 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is Zebra and paduak, I love the color combo in this box, it’s very eye catching and almost looks dangerous. Brass hinges as usual. Handsanding? you betcha, enough to make me sick of it until I attempt another box in this style! Thanks for looking.

-- Praise God in all things, especially the bad things because they make the best learning experiences.

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#1 posted 09-26-2010 01:54 AM

Nice. It has a bold look to it,

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#2 posted 09-26-2010 03:12 AM

Nice box and a very good design.

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#3 posted 09-26-2010 04:38 AM

A very different looking box and I too like the colors. How did you make those curves?

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#4 posted 09-26-2010 04:38 AM

Great piece Edward! The design is striking and the colors are wonderful together. Gem of a box and thanks for letting us see it.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#5 posted 09-26-2010 10:49 AM

Great work very different! Which is a good thing.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 09-26-2010 12:28 PM

Your patience with the sanding is rewarded. Good box and striking colour combination.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#7 posted 09-26-2010 05:14 PM

Striking. Nice.

-- Gary, Florida

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#8 posted 09-26-2010 05:30 PM

looking good in those colours
thankĀ“s for sharing

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#9 posted 09-27-2010 01:34 AM

The uniform theme in the shaping is a nice original touch. Well done!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#10 posted 09-30-2010 05:34 PM

definitely worth the time sanding
its beautiful!

-- Flemming. It's only a mistake if you can't fix it.

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