LumberJocks

Walnut box with felled sapling handle

  • Advertise with us
Project by josh posted 12-26-2011 06:35 PM 1281 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Walnut box with felled sapling handle
Walnut box with felled sapling handle No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

From start to finish it took about two hours to complete this little box. Simple 45 degree angle joints and some rabbet cuts in the bottom where the bottom piece fits. Well it must have been desirable because a customer at the art show where I had it displayed snatched it up after 4 seconds of deliberation. Tough sell, she was.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan





8 comments so far

View doncutlip's profile

doncutlip

2832 posts in 2555 days


#1 posted 12-26-2011 10:52 PM

I like it a lot, nice wood, nice color

-- Don, Royersford, PA

View jaykaypur's profile

jaykaypur

3680 posts in 1407 days


#2 posted 12-26-2011 11:06 PM

Very nice. I really like the handle….....it’s unique.

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

View woodworm's profile

woodworm

14144 posts in 2590 days


#3 posted 12-27-2011 03:17 AM

Very nicely done!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

View Sodbuster's profile

Sodbuster

44 posts in 2050 days


#4 posted 12-27-2011 06:14 PM

I can understand it. Just really nice. That’s what walnut is ‘spose ta look like!

-- M Clark, Georgia

View Lidiya Blaznina's profile

Lidiya Blaznina

877 posts in 1538 days


#5 posted 12-27-2011 06:33 PM

View Roman Hrytsak's profile

Roman Hrytsak

602 posts in 1685 days


#6 posted 12-29-2011 04:29 AM

Walnut is such a beautiful wood and you handled the project admirably! Let’s have more! RH

-- Roman:... FIGHT HUNGER ----- DON'T EAT!

View josh's profile

josh

1010 posts in 1569 days


#7 posted 12-29-2011 07:18 AM

Thanks, everybody! I appreciate the compliments. Exactly; walnut needs to stain, dye, colorant, paint, etc….....

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

113621 posts in 2576 days


#8 posted 12-29-2011 08:14 AM

interesting design.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

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

HomeRefurbers.com