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12 sided Bull Shadow Box

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Project by Pat Cavanaugh posted 1384 days ago 1687 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a fairly simple project that I did for a friend who was changing jobs. They wanted something with a bull in it. I think they were thinking a bull shaped box. Well I knew my skills weren’t that good so this is what I came up with. I built the box and door frame out of red oak. The door panel is birch plywood. The bull’s head is 1/4” oak plywood with a nice edge treatment. And the horns are thin maple. It gives it a bit of a 3D effect. For the eye, I carefully routed the outline and painted it black.

-- Pat - Biloxi, MS





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dakremer

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#1 posted 1380 days ago

that is a awesome shadow box! – man, i thought 45 degree miter cuts were hard! any pics from a side view so we can see how deep it is? i like the 3D bull! thanks for sharing!

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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#2 posted 1380 days ago

Unique box well done

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Pat Cavanaugh

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#3 posted 1380 days ago

Thanks Jim & dakremer. The door is 3/4” and the box is 2-1/4” deep.

-- Pat - Biloxi, MS

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