|Project by moonls||posted 05-09-2011 08:39 PM||1113 views||0 times favorited||9 comments|
This 3 box collection was inspired by the pieces of wood that I’d been saving to use for box tops. Both the walnut and cherry pieces contained knots that I stabilized with doses of C/A glue before finish was applied. The small box top was made from walnut with a shimmering figure and was accented with maple and purple heart. The box bottoms were made from mahogany. 2 were lined with felt and one with purple heart. The finish was 2-3 coats of minwax water-based poly.
I give thanks to Ellen 35 for artistic inspiration. Thanks for looking and comments are welcome
-- Lorna, Cape Cod