heart pine/cedar box

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Project by grizzman posted 03-02-2011 06:12 PM 1468 views 0 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

im in a box making mode for a few weeks here, this one is made from salvaged heart pine and with a red cedar top and walnut dividers inside, the outside of the box is made with salvaged heart pine that had a milled profile on it…it, also has a oak bottom which is set inside a 3/8 datto, and there is walnut the trims the top of the box,the inside dividers are removable so the box can be used in different ways. it came from a house that was built in 1900, and the heart pine is truly beautiful wood, thank you for looking and it wont be long before i post my next one which is on the table about half way done :)...grizzman

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

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#1 posted 03-02-2011 06:16 PM

Very very nice my good buddy you have very good talent

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#2 posted 03-02-2011 06:16 PM

Hi Grizz
This is a cool box, it with out a doubt has the full blown unmistakable Grizzman design and of course that’s wonderful. Keep up the good work.

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#3 posted 03-02-2011 06:18 PM

Looks Great Grizz

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#4 posted 03-02-2011 06:21 PM

Another great project, you are on a roll.

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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#5 posted 03-02-2011 06:23 PM

Very beautiful, my friend! The wood sure is pretty too. i love the thought of it being made from salvaged wood, too. Think of the stories that wood could tell! :)


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

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#6 posted 03-02-2011 06:31 PM

Well done Grizz, in the box mode aye? Sounds fun.

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

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#7 posted 03-02-2011 06:35 PM

I love the mix of woods.

I love the fact that it’s kind of “low-slung.”

I WAS going to say that “You hit this one out of the box,” but … decided against it ;-)

Nice work, Grizz !

-- -- Neil

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#8 posted 03-02-2011 06:43 PM

Grizz, thats a nice box.

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#9 posted 03-02-2011 07:24 PM

Nice one Grizz. Theres nothing like making something from wood thats been something else before. I enjoy it a lot.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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#10 posted 03-02-2011 10:59 PM

My house was build in the year 1900 and when I do some update this year I hope to have some nice old timber out of. Great to see someone using that old wood.

Wonderful job.

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#11 posted 03-02-2011 11:12 PM

Love the reclaimed wood, Grizz… always makes such a nice presentation.
And… as others have said, it has the unmistakeable Grizzman touch.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#12 posted 03-02-2011 11:25 PM

Griz, that’s a real nice box and that wood is beautiful. Congratulations.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#13 posted 03-03-2011 01:20 AM

Said this before, you are on a roll, buddy. Youse is in the groove. Nice use of materials, original design…..just great.

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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#14 posted 03-03-2011 01:37 AM

Very nice, your use of reclaimed wood is excellent, I like that lid, really shows off nature at it best, unspoiled and pure, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#15 posted 03-03-2011 01:46 AM

thank you one and all for your kind remarks, yes jim i is on da roll….lol…ive got one more box 3/4 way done..a little more to it then this one….... and itsmic i do enjoy using old wood and i love to show wood for all the beauty it has to offer…all i do is arrange them and hope i can do justice to what god has given…thanks you again everyone…grizz

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

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