Tres Jewelry Boxes

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Project by Cato posted 11-28-2011 02:53 AM 2553 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Some presents that had been in various stages of completion, but needed to be finished this weekend before Christmas could overtake me.

Not perfect in any way, my projects never get close to that, but a fun learning experience and I think my girls will like.

#1 Butternut Jewelry box with maple tray and cedar dividers and bottom.

#2 Tiger Maple Jewelry box with maple tray and cedar dividers and bottom.

#3 Walnut Jewelry Box with walnut tray, cedar dividers, butternut drawer front.

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#1 posted 11-28-2011 03:35 AM

Wish I was on the Christmas list! Those are all fine looking boxes/gifts. Very nice.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#2 posted 11-28-2011 08:59 AM

Nicely done. Your workbench is too neat, but the boxes look great!

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#3 posted 11-28-2011 09:45 AM

I think these look good…..


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#4 posted 11-28-2011 04:27 PM

Nice boxes. I hope you keep making them.

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

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#5 posted 11-28-2011 07:56 PM

Nicely done!

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#6 posted 11-28-2011 08:26 PM

Thanks all for your encouraging comments.

I know my design and execution on these is pretty basic stuff in the craft of box making, but for me is much better not to try and tackle anything more than these for my first efforts.

Hopefully I can improve my skills on my next ones.

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