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many woods, but mostly maples of various kinds This afternoon they go in boxes for the post office. I enjoyed trying to make them all a bit different from one another.

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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#1 posted 11-29-2011 08:54 PM

Very nice

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

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#2 posted 11-29-2011 09:32 PM

A fabulous collection. In a way, it’s a shame to break up the set.

-- Grant, Tryon, NC

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#3 posted 11-29-2011 09:38 PM

They all look great, I really like the big one. Well done.

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#4 posted 11-29-2011 09:43 PM

Nice collection of boxes!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 11-29-2011 10:44 PM

Those are beautiful, Michelle. It’s fun to try to vary the forms, isn’t it? Your recipients are going to be happy!


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#6 posted 11-29-2011 10:49 PM

Michelle you are going to have a lot of happy folk the other end when the postman come around, I see one real lovely piece in there for someone special, what a fabulous & varied collection :))

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#7 posted 11-29-2011 11:29 PM

You have been busy! An inspiration and beautiful as usual. :)

-- EGO postulo , EGO venalicium , EGO incidere. I measured, I marked, I cut. Latin instructions for firewood.

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#8 posted 11-30-2011 12:53 AM

Some great designs that you have come up with. You have been very busy too !!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#9 posted 11-30-2011 01:14 AM

Beautiful work. I’m sure who ever is the recipent of them will cherish them for years to come.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#10 posted 11-30-2011 02:04 AM

Wonderful collection.
I love spalted maple.
Do the round boxes have threads or are the lids friction fit?

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#11 posted 11-30-2011 03:37 AM

Quite a beautiful collection of boxes! I love the variety of shapes and forms. Each one has it’s own distinct character and I’m sure each will be cherished by their new owner! Great job!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#12 posted 11-30-2011 04:22 AM

I still have to make all of mine :O I hope they turn out half as great as yours

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#13 posted 11-30-2011 04:49 AM

very well done! you should be proud of them. great gifts

-- wiser1934, new york

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#14 posted 11-30-2011 07:50 AM

great job michelle,love that they’re all a little different. incase the givee’s compare notes.

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#15 posted 11-30-2011 12:32 PM

thanks ya’ll

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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