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Itty Bitty Burl Box

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Project by Cozmo35 posted 926 days ago 1316 views 5 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is made from bubinga, aspen and small bit of mahogany wrapped around the burl on the top. It is about 8 X 5 inches. It is not perfect but I am going to keep it for myself and I learned a lot.

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





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 926 days ago

Good job Cozmom, super wood.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Woodenwizard

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#2 posted 926 days ago

Nicely done! Great presentation.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor

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#3 posted 926 days ago

Really nice! That top reminds me of a map.

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.

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Ken90712

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#4 posted 925 days ago

Looks really nice the top is amazing.

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

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 925 days ago

This is one beautiful box.

helluvawreck
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 925 days ago

Really Beautiful! You did a fine job on this one! :)

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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patron

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#7 posted 925 days ago

nice work coz

good to see you are
moving into some new territory

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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Maveric777

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#8 posted 925 days ago

Handsome work Mike! I flat out love the top… Very cool stuff brother!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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Tootles

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#9 posted 925 days ago

That’s great Cozmo. Lots to look at to keep you interested.

-- I may have lost my marbles, but I still have my love of woodworking

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Triumph1

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#10 posted 925 days ago

That looks cool Mike! I love seeing new box designs! What kind of burl is that?

-- Jeff , Illinois Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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BritBoxmaker

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#11 posted 925 days ago

Itty Bitty? This box is huge in style as well as size.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Cozmo35

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#12 posted 925 days ago

Thanks for all the compliments. This burl is from an oak tree.

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

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Roger

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#13 posted 925 days ago

that is really kool. I thought it was part of the globe.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Martyroc

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#14 posted 925 days ago

This looks really nice and nice detail work, just because you don’t think it’s perfect I bet there are plenty of others who think it’s perfect.. Plus you say you learned a lot, than it was all worth it.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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superstretch

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#15 posted 923 days ago

Stellar job.. is the top concave? Can’t tell if it is or just distortion from the camera lens

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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