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Cherry and curly maple box

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Project by Don Mitchell posted 03-05-2011 12:39 AM 2227 views 6 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A simple jewelry box made of some interesting cherry with a lid of curly maple. Finished with shellac and wax.

-- Don





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RPKnikker

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#1 posted 03-05-2011 12:41 AM

Nice and, I think solid! What do you put in there if I may now?

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bigike

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#2 posted 03-05-2011 12:51 AM

great work I have a board of cherry with the same grain pattern it looks so nice.

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

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JasonWagner

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#3 posted 03-05-2011 12:59 AM

Great looking box. I like the choice of woods and the proportions. “Simply” beautiful.

-- some day I hope to have enough clamps to need a clamp cart!

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nitewalker41

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#4 posted 03-05-2011 02:15 AM

Real nice Cherry display, super box…like it

-- "older I get, the more fun I have"

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#5 posted 03-05-2011 02:16 AM

Wonderful looking box, great wood, great design.

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#6 posted 03-05-2011 05:52 AM

Nice top to bottom great box.

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#7 posted 03-05-2011 11:58 AM

Nice looking box. The grain is very interesting..

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

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#8 posted 03-05-2011 05:51 PM

Wonderful, most pleasing to the eye! Nice work.

-- Smitty

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ward63

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#9 posted 03-05-2011 05:58 PM

Just beautiful! Nice job.

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Woodenwizard

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#10 posted 03-05-2011 08:47 PM

I love the simplisity. It really allows the character of the wood to shine.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Don Mitchell

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#11 posted 03-05-2011 09:22 PM

Thanks for all the comments. I appreciate it!

-- Don

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#12 posted 03-05-2011 10:57 PM

Really nice combo of wood. Looks very well executed.

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itsmic

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#13 posted 03-14-2011 05:40 PM

Beautiful box, great looking wood, I like the cuts for lifting the lid, great job, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#14 posted 08-21-2011 08:37 PM

Don,
Somehow, along the way, I missed this very nice box. I like it.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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