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Project by longgone posted 03-06-2011 07:01 AM 1713 views 4 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cocobolo jewelry box





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smitty22

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#1 posted 03-06-2011 07:04 AM

Whodat, Lovely work, inside and out!

-- Smitty

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Bearpie

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#2 posted 03-06-2011 07:11 AM

Looks like you have the box sculpting down pat! This is very beautiful!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 03-06-2011 07:11 AM

Outstanding ,beautiful wood and super box.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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steliart

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#4 posted 03-06-2011 07:18 AM

Excellent work!!!
Congrads

-- 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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#5 posted 03-06-2011 11:59 AM

Another beautiful piece of work.

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

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Roger

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#6 posted 03-06-2011 01:57 PM

that Cocobolo is sure some fine wood. just beautiful Greg

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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michelletwo

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#7 posted 03-06-2011 02:45 PM

When I see these in the thumbnail, I immediately know that …that’s a WhoDat box. Your work is immediately identifiable. It is first rate, from top to bottom. The wood combos are lovely, the shaping superb, and the craftmanship outstanding. A#1

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MasterSergeant

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#8 posted 03-06-2011 02:51 PM

excellent!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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SergioC

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#9 posted 03-06-2011 02:58 PM

Gorgeous box. The top looks like it’s melted and rippling.

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Spoontaneous

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#10 posted 03-06-2011 04:35 PM

I’ve never worked with Cocobolo before but now you’ve got me wanting to. What a great looking box! ... and so nicely done.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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Tag84

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#11 posted 03-06-2011 06:14 PM

Wow great piece! love those shapes eyecandy :)

-- -Thomas -

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Gater

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#12 posted 03-06-2011 07:24 PM

another sweet box.

Stephen ( Gator )

-- Gator, Louisiana

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bigike

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#13 posted 03-06-2011 07:30 PM

very nice work, all the boxes you done have come out great.

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

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sras

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#14 posted 03-06-2011 08:17 PM

Nice work! I like how you extended the sculpting to the inside. Makes me wonder if one should try shaping the inside only – could be an interesting surprise!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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shopmania

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#15 posted 03-06-2011 11:10 PM

Greg, Beautiful Work! Love the colors and carvings. I’ve been meaning to try one of these. One note of critique. It seems that if the boxes were just a little taller, they would look more _proportional. They seem a little flat and squat. Like they are just a shade off the “Golden Ratio”. Your craftsmanship is stunning though!

Keep the great posts coming!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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