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Uncle's box Finally finished

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Project by Rustic posted 03-11-2012 01:12 AM 1025 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is for my Uncle’s remains, he passed away in January. Due to my 7 day a week work schedule I had very little time to work on it.

It is about 9.5 inches tall, 6 inches wide and 8 inches long. Got the walnut from Woodcraft. I will be dropping this off on Sunday March 12.

It is truly an honor to do this for my family.

Update——Box delivered today. Tears all around.

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI





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jaykaypur

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#1 posted 03-11-2012 01:18 AM

A very nice tribute to your Uncle and his family. Good job.

Man, I didnt know they had HillBilly bread in Michigan !!!!!!!

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

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Rustic

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#2 posted 03-11-2012 01:42 AM

hillbilly bread? never mind i figured it out lol. Have had it up here all my life.

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#3 posted 03-11-2012 02:15 AM

Very nice job your Uncle would be proud

-- Pat Brownfield Westland,Michigan

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#4 posted 03-11-2012 04:29 AM

Excellent, Your uncle will rest in peace.

-- Doug, Reed City, Michigan

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#5 posted 03-11-2012 04:35 AM

condolences to you and the family

nice box

and good to see you back again

-- 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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#6 posted 03-11-2012 05:25 AM

A great honor for the family.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#7 posted 03-11-2012 04:21 PM

I like the look of the box, nice warm tones to it

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#8 posted 03-15-2012 09:19 PM

Very nice urn for your uncle’s remains. He would be very proud of you….............Jim

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

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Rustic

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#9 posted 03-15-2012 11:03 PM

I know he is proud of me.

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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