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Project by Robw posted 1287 days ago 1164 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are some boxes that I made for 2005 Christmas presents. I need to get better at taking pictures of my finished projects. I have been building and giving away projects for many years and just recently started signing and photographing them.





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ghazard

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#1 posted 1287 days ago

These are sweet.What are the woods used?

Greg

-- "Hey, you dang woodchucks! Quit chuckin' my wood!"

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Robw

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#2 posted 1287 days ago

One is Canary wood (from a very nice board, have not found any that nice since), one is birds eye maple, and the last is cocobolo and figured maple.

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RogerBean

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#3 posted 1287 days ago

I like your boxes. Thoughtful, tasteful, and well made. Hope to see more of your work.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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BritBoxmaker

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#4 posted 1287 days ago

Very nice, could we get an inside pic or two?

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Robw

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#5 posted 1287 days ago

Sorry about the inside pic I gave the boxes away. I’ll do a better job on the pictures in the future. I allways use the same hardwood for the bottom as the sides.

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Skylark53

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#6 posted 1287 days ago

Nice job on the boxes. Good selections in your wood colors.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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Dan

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#7 posted 1287 days ago

I like the Cocobolo and maple one best. I really like boxes with light and dark contrast.

They all look good though.

-- Dan - "Collector of Hand Planes"

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bigike

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#8 posted 1287 days ago

great looken boxes.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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David175

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#9 posted 1287 days ago

those are beautiful

-- Dave..Pensacola Fl.........In GOD we trust

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majeagle1

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#10 posted 1199 days ago

Don’t know how I missed these in the beginning but sure am glad I found them now!
Very, very nice! Wonderful choice of woods and I love the classic design and the feet.

I will check out your other boxes as well.

Look forward to seeing more!

-- Gene, Majestic Eagle Woodworks, http://majesticeagleww.etsy.com/, http://www.flickr.com/photos/majesticeagle/

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