LumberJocks

blanket box. black walnut and splated elm

  • Advertise with us
Project by bdft posted 881 days ago 2232 views 12 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is for my niece’s upcoming wedding, I wanted to give them something special. I picked a shaker style although slightly modified done in black walnut and spalted elm finished in shellac.





11 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

111999 posts in 2176 days


#1 posted 881 days ago

That’s way beyond shaker very very nice blanket box.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View bugz's profile

bugz

773 posts in 1262 days


#2 posted 881 days ago

great looking, great color contrast, great woods, alltogether make a very nice gift. AND Wellcome to lumberjocks….

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

View jim1953's profile

jim1953

2662 posts in 2440 days


#3 posted 881 days ago

Great Lookin Job

-- Jim, Kentucky

View bytebullet's profile

bytebullet

32 posts in 905 days


#4 posted 881 days ago

Like it. Love the wood. Great finish.

-- Rod, London UK

View BrandonR's profile

BrandonR

56 posts in 892 days


#5 posted 881 days ago

Nice work, those colors look amazing together.

View vipond33's profile

vipond33

1405 posts in 1096 days


#6 posted 881 days ago

Graceful curves, beautiful raised panels, is that aromatic cedar in the interior?

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

15404 posts in 1465 days


#7 posted 881 days ago

It’s a beautiful chest and a nice style.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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

View Don W's profile

Don W

14635 posts in 1166 days


#8 posted 881 days ago

sweat!!

-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.com

View Martyroc's profile

Martyroc

2708 posts in 904 days


#9 posted 881 days ago

really nice job, great gift for the wedding.

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

View WeekendWoodworking's profile

WeekendWoodworking

30 posts in 1198 days


#10 posted 879 days ago

Beautiful!!! Making one myself that is similiar. Hope to post when done. Mine is a toy chest I am making for a friends daughter.

-- Steve at WeekendWoodworking

View Shatner's profile

Shatner

9 posts in 691 days


#11 posted 691 days ago

Love the raised panels.

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase