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Project by LEITH posted 03-18-2011 07:31 AM 1791 views 5 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this toy chest for my neice a week ago. Just pocket joinery, some stain, and a little hand painting. She went nuts! LOL!


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#1 posted 03-18-2011 11:38 AM

It is plain to see why she went nuts. Nice toy box: really like the paintings also.

-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.

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#2 posted 03-18-2011 01:56 PM

Nice job!! I need to make some of those.

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#3 posted 03-18-2011 01:58 PM

Beautiful job. I’m about to do the same for my grandson. I’ve been looking at the Lowes plans and videos online.
I love my Kreg jig and have been waiting for the weather to break to do this. Your’s looks excellent.

-- Steve, Fayetteville, Ga.

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#4 posted 03-18-2011 02:23 PM

awesome overall, but the graphics are superb!

-- Olivia's Papa, Newbie Woodworker, Old Tool Fan

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#5 posted 03-18-2011 03:55 PM

I am sure the reaction alone made it all worth wild. Great job.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#6 posted 03-18-2011 05:53 PM

That came out really nice. Has your niece stopped jumping up and down yet? ;)

-- Galootish log blog,

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#7 posted 03-18-2011 06:01 PM

Great project! It will make her happy for years to come!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#8 posted 03-18-2011 08:52 PM

Nice work. Your painting looks great.

-- Russ

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#9 posted 03-19-2011 05:35 PM

Wow, Leith i could see why she went nuts, it looks awesome. Great job, beautiful painting. Superb craftsmanship. I love it.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#10 posted 03-21-2011 03:50 PM

awesome work…..

-- John Gray

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#11 posted 03-25-2011 06:41 PM

Great looking chest. Beautifully done and excellent paint job. Thanks fot posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#12 posted 02-01-2013 08:35 PM

if you don’t mind my asking, how did you get the images onto your project. This turned out fantastic. My kids would love something similiar, but I have no idea how you got the images on there. was that the hand painting part? If so, I’m out! haha

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