or Join Now!
In August starts our eldest daughter in secondary school. I have made a new pencil-box for her.Its made of olive and oak. I use Danish oil and beeswax for finishHope she will use it.
-- Lars, woodworker from Norway.
home | projects | blog
62 posts in 2345 days
Preview this project card
arts and crafts
365 posts in 2995 days
#1 posted 08-11-2011 05:15 PM
Nice design and workmanship.
-- Chesapeake Bob, Southern Maryland
1603 posts in 2466 days
#2 posted 08-11-2011 05:26 PM
Lars,I really like well made, straightforward boxes. This one qualifies easily.Roger
-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)
4607 posts in 2548 days
#3 posted 08-11-2011 06:28 PM
Now thats what I call a pencil box. Nice tight finger joints and the top doesn’t slide right through. Splendid.
-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com
17114 posts in 2701 days
#4 posted 08-11-2011 07:20 PM
Looks great, she’ll think of you every day! Nice job!
-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"
2692 posts in 2589 days
#5 posted 08-11-2011 07:29 PM
What a wonderful project… Makes me want to build one for my daughter. Well done… really like it.
-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.
6 posts in 1993 days
#6 posted 08-11-2011 08:15 PM
1419 posts in 2631 days
#7 posted 08-11-2011 11:04 PM
Sharp looking pencil box, I have drawn the conclusion that she will love it, thanks for sharing
-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing
51 posts in 2162 days
#8 posted 08-11-2011 11:17 PM
Very nice design, well made – and beautiful choice of timber for the lid.
-- Andrew Crawford, Shropshire, UK http://www.box-making.com
Go to Pulse page »
©2017 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