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Project by Norman1 posted 1166 days ago 1483 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a small keepsake box gift made of cherry and walnut. I added a few simple line and berry inlays made from purpleheart (berries) and maple (lines).

-- Michael A. Norman





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AaronK

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#1 posted 1166 days ago

beautiful – those inlays are a really nice touch. did you cut the berries with a plug cutter? the walnut back looks really nice – love that figure!

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bigike

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#2 posted 1166 days ago

very nice work, love the line and berry inlays. Did you do the line and berries with those lie nielsen tools or did you make your own?

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

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Norman1

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#3 posted 1166 days ago

I did cut the berries with a plug cutter and I used the lie neilsen inlay tools for the line work. The lei nielson inlay tools are excellent.

-- Michael A. Norman

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widdle

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#4 posted 1166 days ago

Nice..Good wood combo..

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grizzman

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#5 posted 1166 days ago

i really like the woods you used here…and the inlays are a really nice touch..gifts are the best..grizz

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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CharlieM1958

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#6 posted 1166 days ago

Very, very nice.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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LittlePaw

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#7 posted 1166 days ago

I like your design!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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Ken90712

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#8 posted 1166 days ago

Very well done, I’m trying to make a Jewlery box for my wife as a surprise, but she keeps coming in asking what I’m making. She probaly knows something is up, after 18 yrs she knows when I’m lying! LOL Great job all the way around on this, its perfect.

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

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