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Project by Roger posted 1291 days ago 1427 views 3 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A keepsake box for my newest Granddaughter, made of Poplar. This will be painted up by my Daughter, and her step-Daughter. Thanks for the look

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net





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steliart

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#1 posted 1291 days ago

very nice box Roger

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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FloridaArt

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#2 posted 1291 days ago

I like the lid. Very nice.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

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peteg

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#3 posted 1291 days ago

all ready for life’s little secrets :) bet grandpa doesnt get to keep a key !
nice gift Roger

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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David175

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#4 posted 1291 days ago

thats different, I like it

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

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patcollins

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#5 posted 1291 days ago

Very nice looking box. I have always liked the look of poplar.

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JOEY B

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#6 posted 1291 days ago

Nice box , gifts from grands are always keepers—making memories—that is what it’s all about.

-- Tools tools and more tools its funny when we go in a store for anything we always look at the tools

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Maveric777

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#7 posted 1291 days ago

Good stuff Roger!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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tdv

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#8 posted 1291 days ago

Nice one Roger

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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mafe

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#9 posted 1291 days ago

She will be really happy.
Best thoughts,
Mads

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

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CiscoKid

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#10 posted 1290 days ago

She’ll love it. All the more because it came from Grandpa!

-- Al, Culpeper VA

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#11 posted 1290 days ago

That is really nice! You did a beautiful job with all the joinery. You will have to try to get a picture when it is painted and add it in so we can see what she did with it. :)

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Jim Bertelson

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#12 posted 1290 days ago

Neat, and it should be fun to decorate it themselves…...........

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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Ken90712

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#13 posted 1290 days ago

Great job on this, very tight joints looks great. I’m sure she loved it or will when she get older!

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

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a1Jim

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#14 posted 1290 days ago

I like the simple but pleasing lines great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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nobuckle

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#15 posted 1290 days ago

Time well spent. She’ll know that Grandpa loves her every time she looks at it.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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