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#1 posted 03-06-2011 07:04 AM
Whodat, Lovely work, inside and out!
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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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#3 posted 03-06-2011 07:11 AM
Outstanding ,beautiful wood and super box.
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
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#4 posted 03-06-2011 07:18 AM
-- 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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#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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#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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#8 posted 03-06-2011 02:51 PM
-- Kelly, woodworker under construction
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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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#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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#11 posted 03-06-2011 06:14 PM
Wow great piece! love those shapes eyecandy :)
-- -Thomas -
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#12 posted 03-06-2011 07:24 PM
another sweet box.
Stephen ( Gator )
-- Gator, Louisiana
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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://firstname.lastname@example.org
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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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#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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