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Project by MontanaBob posted 1181 days ago 1504 views 9 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

1st jewelry box, inlay, cove, hinges-curly maple and alder. finished with tru-oil gun stock finish.

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future





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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 1181 days ago

pretty ambitious for a first one!!!!! Really came out great. good luck on number 2.

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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ND2ELK

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#2 posted 1181 days ago

Beautiful box. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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B13

463 posts in 1192 days


#3 posted 1181 days ago

That’s a really great! first box. the maple & alder looks great together. I like how the maple flame points up the sides.

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bigike

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#4 posted 1181 days ago

first box my foot, this is a pros work. Very nicely done. ;)

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

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Eagle1

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#5 posted 1181 days ago

For your first box. WOW! Keep up the great work. I’m sure you will do graet things with your designs.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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MontanaBob

391 posts in 1183 days


#6 posted 1181 days ago

That was my first jewelry box, I’ve made a treasure chest type box for the grandkids for Xmas. The wife said it was to nice and kept it….. So I made a couple of smaller boxes for the kids…..and airplanes… The next project in a bread box with a roll top type lid…. Thanks for all the comments. The people here are very nice, and I enjoy looking at all the things that people do to bring out the beauty in a chunk of wood…..Montana Bob

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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Triumph1

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#7 posted 1181 days ago

Great looking box. Very unique shape done with great craftsmanship. Can’t wait to see future boxes!

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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Dusty56

11605 posts in 2187 days


#8 posted 1180 days ago

All that fine workmanship and only ONE picture ???
Come on , Newbie , show us the some more , please !!
LOL…Welcome to LJs : )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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MontanaBob

391 posts in 1183 days


#9 posted 1180 days ago

There you go Dusty56…..

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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Dusty56

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#10 posted 1179 days ago

That’s what I’m talkin’ about !! Great job inside and out : )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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Todd A. Clippinger

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#11 posted 1172 days ago

Very nicely done!

A project does not need to be large to impress and this proves it.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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skippyland

158 posts in 1191 days


#12 posted 1063 days ago

Ohhh,gee, mama! Bob, you sure have some talent. You have a way with boxes…keep on sharing.

-- Skip from Batavia, purveyor of fine and exotic sawdust & chips.

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