black opal boxes#2;3and4

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Project by johan posted 07-06-2011 05:23 AM 1570 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These boxes was made for Mayo 3;We have being working on this project for a couple of years now and it is finally coming together .I have sent the boxes off to Italy a few days ago and are happy to say Clara are very happy with them! The first box is made out off African blackwood and Red ivory.The small boxes ;20 off them per box 40mmx40mmx20mm are made off Red ivory and Bloodwood.Clara fit these out with a watch glass;and a covered piece off foam.Earth magnets keep the lids closed.
The second box are made off Satin wood;Bloodwood and Wenge.
The third box are made off White alder ;Hard pear and Stinkwood
There are still 10 more boxes to be made, all designed by Clara and the woods was also chosen from all over the world.

-- Johan, South Africa,

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#1 posted 07-06-2011 01:40 PM

Remarkable work. I follow your work, and enjoy each new posting.

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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#2 posted 07-06-2011 04:46 PM

they are great , all of them.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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