Andy Palm Boxes

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Project by grace123 posted 977 days ago 1448 views 8 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are Andy’s wonderful palm boxes. These are made to be similar to the idea of a “mother’s ring”. These are designed to be gifts for outstanding women in my family. The two largest plugs/circles represent the mother and father of the family. The smaller plugs on the opposite side of the curved line represent each of the children in the family. My sister has seven children, my sister-in-law has six children. My daughter has three children. My daughter-in-law has one little boy.

The sides of the boxes are walnut. The lids of three of the boxes are yellowheart. One lid is walnut. The white plugs are aspen. The brown plugs are red oak or cedar. The curved lines are walnut or poplar.

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#1 posted 977 days ago

Grace, you have done a beautiful job.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#2 posted 977 days ago

These are lovely boxes and well made.. and I love the idea of what the rings/plugs represent. Congrats on a fine job. I’m a bit of a box-a-holic myself.


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#3 posted 977 days ago

The all look 100 percent super, great job.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 976 days ago

Very cool!

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#5 posted 976 days ago

Very Nice!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#6 posted 975 days ago

Very nice designs and workmanship. I need to start making these again.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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