Marquetry Flower Box

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Project by gingershack posted 03-19-2011 01:52 AM 1843 views 4 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Curly maple and black walnut gift box

Flower marquetry made out of birch, black walnut, oak, and pressure treated cedar fencing material, (yeah, go figure). It’s finished with Polyurethane and natural gel stain. The inside has a sliding tray.

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#1 posted 03-19-2011 05:33 AM

Nice. I like the simple design and the marquetry.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees.

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#2 posted 03-24-2011 05:18 PM

Nice box, I like Your marquetry flower and choice of woods, the sliding tray is a good addition, gift boxes are always someones favorite box, thanks for sharing

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#3 posted 10-31-2011 05:01 PM

very nice russ, i like the flower on top , ive never done any marquetry but might try it sometime, im always looking to learn new things…anyway, nice box…

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#4 posted 10-31-2011 07:31 PM

This is really nice. I like it.

-- 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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