Polar Bear box

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Project by nchlsmccarron posted 08-01-2011 12:40 AM 1226 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a polar bear box made with ash and a ring of roasted birch not visible on the inside of the box. I textured the Roasted birch with my dremel a polar bear one side and paw prints on the other.

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Tim Kindrick

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#1 posted 08-01-2011 01:59 AM

Very cool but “roasted birch”. Never heard of it. How is this done?

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#2 posted 08-01-2011 02:03 AM

this turned out to be a beautiful project…nice wood that you used, but i hate to rain on your parade, a polar bear print does not look like that and they have 5 toes…:)))))........besides being an expert on the grizzly…i also know a lot of the polar bear…lol…...but your project is still beautiful….....grizzman

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#3 posted 08-01-2011 02:06 AM

roasted birch is a real wood and its done by actually roasting it in the oven…it gives it a beautiful color…as you see it here…a friend of mine buys it in canada…google it and see what it says…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 08-01-2011 05:22 AM

Nicely done, these would probably sell quite well here.

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#5 posted 08-01-2011 05:29 AM

Well done, well done. I really like your craftsmanship and artistry.

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#6 posted 08-01-2011 08:36 PM

Nice work. I always wondered where they keep the polar bears ;-))

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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