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Geom Box-top 1: Chinese Ice

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Project by ellgee posted 07-05-2018 10:57 PM 434 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The pattern in the top of this was inspired by “chinese ice” windows.
The box is about 27×16 x 9 cm, and the sides are from a piece of wood
marked “bottlebrush”. When I think of bottlebrush, I get a
mental image of a medium-to-large shrub, but not so large as to get
timber this wide out of ! Maybe it is something else.
Nice in a rustic sort of way though; wish I had more.
The lid is made with some veneers which roughly match the pale-brown
and the reddish colors of the bottlebrush (or whatever).





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Rick S.

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#1 posted 07-06-2018 02:59 AM

Very Nice & Well Done!

Rick

-- (Rick S.)... "Don't Worry About What People Think! They Don't Do It Very Often Anyway!"

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#2 posted 07-06-2018 12:26 PM

too many nice features to look at –
the top ‘handle’ is perfect and what looks like sap wood blending to heart wood makes it very attractive/

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#3 posted 07-06-2018 04:03 PM

This is a very creative and beautiful box.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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