Quick palm box gift

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Project by WoodenSoldier posted 02-02-2011 07:36 AM 1483 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made a quick palm box over the weekend for my mother’s birthday. As usual, it will arrive late. I probably should put something shiny in it before I mail it.

The top is curly maple, the sides are Cuban Mahogany, and the bottom is narra. Finished with 3 coats of wipe on poly.

-- Create something everyday.

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#1 posted 02-02-2011 08:27 AM

Nice box. A great gift for your mother.

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#2 posted 02-02-2011 08:41 AM

Very nice! I’m sure your Mom will love it.

-- You have not really lived until you do something for someone who can never repay you.

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#3 posted 02-02-2011 11:04 AM

Nice work, Mom will love it no doubt!

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

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#4 posted 02-03-2011 01:04 AM

Very Nice Work! She will love it!
I see you used hinges instead of hinge pins, Pretty neat!

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#5 posted 02-03-2011 01:47 AM

Very nice little box, beautiful work and craftsmanship, the mortised hinges add some shine to the project, nice job

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#6 posted 04-24-2011 03:41 AM

cool little box

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