African Cherry Leaf

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Project by jbschutz posted 01-14-2011 09:59 PM 1897 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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African Cherry Box with leaf and Maple accents. A simple design to highlight the beauty of the African Cherry. this box has maple splines and leaf center vein. The lid is hinged with hidden steel pins, and the leaf acts as a handle and lid stop. Approx. 5.5. x 8.5 inches with hand-rubbed poly finish.

-- jbschutz

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#1 posted 01-14-2011 10:10 PM

You’re making some really nice boxes. Your leaf lift detail is unique and particularly attractive and appropriate. A well designed feature. What are the insides like? I presume they are no less extraordinary than the exteriors? Keep ‘em coming. I await your next.

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

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Bryan Herde

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#2 posted 01-14-2011 10:46 PM

That leaf is beautiful as is the rest of it. Nice work.

-- Bryan H

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#3 posted 01-14-2011 11:53 PM

Beautiful work.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 01-15-2011 03:07 AM

WOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! A+++++++++++++++++++++ Its perfect!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 01-15-2011 03:14 AM

i like the leaf design unique and the African cherry has a wonderful pattern to it but i would of like to see more pics at different angles and a clos up of the leaf to see how it sits the lid but again it is very beautiful


-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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Pete Jansen

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#6 posted 01-15-2011 03:58 AM

I love it. Very very nice work.

-- Lovin' sawdust in beautiful Fort Collins, Colorado

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#7 posted 01-15-2011 04:14 AM

great job

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#8 posted 01-15-2011 05:05 AM

I love it. Very nice workmanship and the leaf adds a really nice touch to it.

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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#9 posted 01-15-2011 05:11 AM

Beautiful box, eveything is superbly done.

-- Tom D

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#10 posted 01-15-2011 05:25 AM

very nice

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

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#11 posted 01-15-2011 05:38 AM

jbschutz, this is a box that will be enjoyed for years and yaers by the recipient. Great job!

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

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#12 posted 01-16-2011 05:43 AM

Beautiful box. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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