Curly Temple Boxes vs. Shirley Temple

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Project by blackcherry posted 03-25-2012 11:54 PM 2543 views 11 times favorited 34 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello Jock’s, here some more from the honey hole of

Curly Black Cherry. Now I name these two boxes The Curly Temple Box due to the fact they remind me so much of the curly childhood star actress Shirley Temple. So my question to you is who really has more curly waves. vs Thanks for viewing have a great week….Blkcherry

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#1 posted 03-25-2012 11:55 PM

The cherry wins…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#2 posted 03-26-2012 12:22 AM

Absolutely frigging beautifull. Fantastic wood, design everything. Wow!

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien

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#3 posted 03-26-2012 12:33 AM

Shee zamm these are wonderful

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 03-26-2012 01:04 AM

Great pieces and the grain looks just as complicated as her hair

-- Norman

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#5 posted 03-26-2012 01:04 AM

They turned out nicely. Well done. What do you do with all your boxes? I imagine if you kept them all, you would have quite the collection by now.

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#6 posted 03-26-2012 01:08 AM

ShaneA some i sell, some are gifts and some my wife and daughter snap up for their own use, some are here there and everywhere and that about sums it up…lol Blkcherry

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#7 posted 03-26-2012 01:12 AM

That is some spectacular wood and some excellent boxmaking craftsmanship. I will stumble onto some of that special wood someday as I’m always looking.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#8 posted 03-26-2012 01:17 AM

Both are winners; wish some of those child actors/actresses today have more talent and learn how to be decent human beings!

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#9 posted 03-26-2012 01:21 AM

Nice design and execution. I like how you used the angles. And I always like how those spline joints accent the corners when different wood is used for them.

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

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#10 posted 03-26-2012 01:21 AM

Wilson, when one looks at wood like that, it makes it obvious why we do what we do. It’s like candy to a child. Beautiful, beautiful wood….and the boxes are not too shabby either! Wonderful craftsmanship as always Wilson.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#11 posted 03-26-2012 01:24 AM

These are incredible. Is there any chance you could show us the insides? I am sure I am not the only one here who would like to see.

-- JoeyG ~~~

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#12 posted 03-26-2012 01:52 AM

Amen LittlePaw

Lenny the end result all has me coming back for more more more…thanks

Thanks plenty everyone for viewing and commenting.

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#13 posted 03-26-2012 03:34 AM

Well done. Beautiful work.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#14 posted 03-26-2012 03:37 AM

That is a nice pair of curly ones, Boxes that is .
I too would like to take a peek at the insides and the hinge set up.


-- Kiefer

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#15 posted 03-26-2012 03:46 AM

Great looking boxes, nice work.

-- Tom D

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