LumberJocks

I guess I lied

  • Advertise with us
Project by Monty Queen posted 12-20-2010 02:16 AM 1935 views 2 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey LumberJocks, I told you last week i will not be making any more boxes for awhile. I gueseed I Lied. I have the fever. I was looking at different boxes and i wanted to make a Andy palm box into a Andy art box. Everything turned out great so i decide not to use a grinder on this one and leave it as its. I was afraid i will mess it up. I just bought a angle grinder and it sure takes off a lot of material. Hope you like.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.





23 comments so far

View 1SGTBob's profile

1SGTBob

73 posts in 1660 days


#1 posted 12-20-2010 02:25 AM

The only cure for this fever is another box I like this one and one day I will try a Andy art box. Good Job

-- Bob "Every breath I take as a Free man was paid for with the blood of an American Soldier"

View NormG's profile

NormG

4508 posts in 1749 days


#2 posted 12-20-2010 02:50 AM

Great box, wonderfully done

-- Norman

View tinnman65's profile

tinnman65

1176 posts in 2159 days


#3 posted 12-20-2010 02:52 AM

I don’t know but they might have a twelve step program for box making, or was that pen making, or was that turning, or was that carving, or …........

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

16033 posts in 1612 days


#4 posted 12-20-2010 03:04 AM

Well, Monty, it looks like you did a pretty good job of making a box and it’s a nice one. :)

-- 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

View Karson's profile

Karson

34912 posts in 3145 days


#5 posted 12-20-2010 03:31 AM

A great looking box. Nice job on the creation.

If your like me, You have dreams of making these boxes.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View ShopTinker's profile

ShopTinker

881 posts in 1513 days


#6 posted 12-20-2010 03:35 AM

A very nice box indeed. I like the grain in you top and the natural finish.

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

View littlecope's profile

littlecope

2964 posts in 2247 days


#7 posted 12-20-2010 03:45 AM

Don’t fight it, my Friend!! Especially if your results are as good as this!!
Beautiful Job, Monty, on a really attractive box…

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

View Randy63's profile

Randy63

234 posts in 1637 days


#8 posted 12-20-2010 03:46 AM

Great job Monty! I like it as it is and glad you didn’t carve it up. Nice finish too.

-- Randy, Oakdale, Ca.

View cajunpen's profile

cajunpen

14426 posts in 2811 days


#9 posted 12-20-2010 04:34 AM

Great looking box – the boxes are my favorites, and the “Andy” boxes are my absolute favorites. One of these days I will have to try some.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

View SPalm's profile

SPalm

4930 posts in 2627 days


#10 posted 12-20-2010 04:40 AM

Sweet. The top and tongue really make it.

Good job,
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

View Cozmo35's profile

Cozmo35

2199 posts in 1781 days


#11 posted 12-20-2010 04:52 AM

Monty, You’re gettin good at this wood thing!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

View donjoe's profile

donjoe

1360 posts in 1776 days


#12 posted 12-20-2010 05:29 AM

Another great looking box Monty. Now you are hooked. You now need another fix. Go make a box.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

View woodworm's profile

woodworm

14134 posts in 2335 days


#13 posted 12-20-2010 09:45 AM

Very nice, I like it!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View LEITH's profile

LEITH

175 posts in 1603 days


#14 posted 12-20-2010 12:35 PM

This is a beautiful box, Monty.

-- LEITH, SOUTH CAROLINA

View Maveric777's profile

Maveric777

2691 posts in 1822 days


#15 posted 12-20-2010 03:12 PM

Ohhh No! You mean these boxes are like Pringles (cant eat/make just one).... lol

Good looking work you have there Monty.

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

showing 1 through 15 of 23 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase