or Join Now!
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.
home | projects | blog
55 posts in 2019 days
Preview this project card
382 posts in 2837 days
#1 posted 01-14-2011 08:10 PM
These are sweet.What are the woods used?
-- "Hey, you dang woodchucks! Quit chuckin' my wood!"
#2 posted 01-14-2011 08:20 PM
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.
1591 posts in 2281 days
#3 posted 01-14-2011 08:24 PM
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)
4607 posts in 2364 days
#4 posted 01-14-2011 09:01 PM
Very nice, could we get an inside pic or two?
-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com
#5 posted 01-14-2011 09:11 PM
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.
2611 posts in 2388 days
#6 posted 01-14-2011 09:34 PM
Nice job on the boxes. Good selections in your wood colors.
-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16
3630 posts in 2208 days
#7 posted 01-14-2011 09:56 PM
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"
4048 posts in 2616 days
#8 posted 01-15-2011 05:49 AM
great looken boxes.
-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://email@example.com
101 posts in 2017 days
#9 posted 01-15-2011 05:52 AM
those are beautiful
-- Dave..Pensacola Fl.........In GOD we trust
1426 posts in 2824 days
#10 posted 04-13-2011 01:48 AM
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/
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
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