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TEA BOX KIEFER STYLE

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Project by kiefer posted 11-13-2011 09:18 PM 2722 views 16 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another one of my box designs in textured wood .
The project is made from maple finished on the outside in spray lacquer and the inside is left unfinished because it is meant for tea bag storage or other items which I don’t want to take on the odor from the finish.
This time I removed the lid in one pic to keep everybody happy.
I am not sure what style it is so I call it my own, but if you have an idea about what style please comment !

Thanks and enjoy.

Kiefer

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos





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degoose

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#1 posted 11-13-2011 09:26 PM

Marvelous..such a unique design…

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#2 posted 11-13-2011 09:32 PM

Nicely done. i like it a lot. The shape, the finish, the texturing all contrast powerfully with the unfinished interior.
Roger

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

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#3 posted 11-13-2011 09:35 PM

Very nice work! love it!!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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#4 posted 11-13-2011 10:53 PM

Nice design, nice execution too

wouldn’t want to dust it : )

-- "Good artists borrow, great artists steal”…..Picasso

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#5 posted 11-13-2011 11:40 PM

Great design and build…Kiefer Style it is.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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#6 posted 11-14-2011 12:41 AM

Hi Kiefer, Sharp looking set of Tea Boxes, Your style on these is very nice, and as usual, Your craftsmanship and artistic flair add interest and make this project, “a real eye catcher”, thanks for sharing Mic

-- It's Mic Keep working and sharing

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#7 posted 11-14-2011 02:57 AM

In eastern europe we had something we called Kiefer. It was a lot like spoiled buttermilk.

Your project is nothing like that…

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A Slice of Wood Workshop

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#8 posted 11-14-2011 04:19 AM

Very nice design.

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#9 posted 11-14-2011 02:58 PM

asian modernisim?? whatever it is a wonderful desgn & very appealing. Somehow you managed to make square boxes and posts look light & airy.

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#10 posted 11-14-2011 05:37 PM

Great work I like it. Different is a good thing!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#11 posted 11-14-2011 08:19 PM

Very nice piece, definitely Asian in appearance.

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#12 posted 11-15-2011 01:30 AM

While it may be a fun exercise to stylize your work, instead, I would credit the accumulation of your life experiences and your thoughtful eye as having informed your design. Nice job!

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#13 posted 11-15-2011 08:41 AM

All I can say is I LOVE THEM!!

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#14 posted 11-15-2011 10:27 PM

That has class, style, character and eye catching appeal….........Fantastic!..............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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kiefer

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#15 posted 11-21-2011 06:52 AM

A big thank you to you all for the good comments on this .
I am doing a blog on this at the moment as promised in the post of the experimental box .
The boxes I am building are for Christmas presents and I am taking lots of pics as I go.

Again a big Thanks to all of you for being part of this community and all the inspiration !

Kiefer

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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