or Join Now!
My first band saw box “Stingray” designed by Lois Keener Ventura. Also my first time to flock, I used Suede Tex. Made from Canary-wood and Teak
-- Life is funny if you laugh at it!
home | projects | blog
5 posts in 1733 days
Preview this project card
arts and crafts
3397 posts in 1807 days
#1 posted 08-05-2011 03:07 AM
WOW that is just awesome work. Is there anyway I could make one like that, that is 12” deep.Also is there any books or DVD’s I could buy to show me how?Arlin
-- Please help me help other Vets click..> http://www.gofundme.com/m1abko.....It is always the right time, to do the right thing.
369 posts in 1800 days
#2 posted 08-05-2011 03:29 AM
VERY nice job!!!!!!! Welcome to LJ’s!!!! I look forward to seeing more of your work in the future!!!!
-- I have metal in my neck but wood in my blood!!
1225 posts in 2289 days
#3 posted 08-05-2011 04:55 AM
Nice job! I havn’t worked up the courage to try a bandsaw box. I am envious.
-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)
51 posts in 1896 days
#4 posted 08-05-2011 09:05 AM
Very nice! I’ve never done bandsawn boxes as they can look clunky. But with the right wood/figure and flowing lines they can look stunning – as with this piece!
Welcome to LJs.
-- Andrew Crawford, Shropshire, UK http://www.box-making.com
16524 posts in 2435 days
#5 posted 08-05-2011 11:42 AM
What a great looking bandsaw box! I did some flocking recently as well. I need to make one of these box’s soon.
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
259 posts in 3019 days
#6 posted 08-05-2011 12:48 PM
Thanks for sharing!!!Chris
-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"
698 posts in 2428 days
#7 posted 08-05-2011 04:29 PM
I made one just like this for my daughter I think it is one of Lois’s best designs. The lines are really flowing and beautiful. I made mine with the same wood I think, with dark handles and blue flocking. I think the flocking really adds a nice finishing touch. You did and excellent job with this one, the sanding , finish and drawer gaps all look great! Keep up the good work!
-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, DrTim@ONeillChiro.com- Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)
342 posts in 2281 days
#8 posted 08-05-2011 09:24 PM
i think you did a wonderful job with the box and the flocking. I have never flocked. is it easy?
-- Please visit my Etsy site, http://www.etsy.com/shop/cgurnham or http://www.christinagurnham.com You can also follow me on my artfire blog: http://www.artfire.com/users/cgurnham/blog
232 posts in 2048 days
#9 posted 08-05-2011 09:29 PM
Very nice job. I wish my first one turned out this well.
Miss Gurnie, Flocking is very easy. I would rather do it than use felt sheets any day. Buy the flocking from woodcraft and it has very detailed instructions on how to apply it.
#10 posted 08-08-2011 03:16 PM
Yes the flocking was very easy just applly the paint and blow in the flocking let it dry dump out the excess.
301 posts in 2552 days
#11 posted 08-15-2011 05:37 AM
Nice job! Is it a coincidence that the flocking exactly matches the color used as background in the pics? Or did you get the flock all over the place?LOL
-- Spence in Skokie, IL
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics