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Jack's Treasure Box

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Project by crashman posted 879 days ago 1040 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My Grandson Jack saw the art boxes I was making for Xmas gifts & said ” Granpa I want one of those for my room” so here it is. Made form a resawn 2×4 from a big box store to book match the lid, handle & splines are Black Walnut & stained with water base blue stain, his favorite color, with a couple kid freindly coats of Shellac. He has it in his room with rocks & other treasures filling it up. Working on a green box for his brother Sam. Jack.

-- Jack R. Ellis





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Jim Finn

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#1 posted 879 days ago

very pretty! It is amazing what you made simple pine look like! Great job.

-- In God We Trust

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doncutlip

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#2 posted 879 days ago

Yeah, pretty amazing for pine, that looks great

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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Ken90712

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#3 posted 879 days ago

Great job and nice present!

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

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Martyroc

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#4 posted 879 days ago

Nice box, I bet he treasures it always.

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

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 879 days ago

You both did a great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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WoodenFrog

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#6 posted 879 days ago

Nice work! Really a 2×4? Neato!
Great Job thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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gfadvm

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#7 posted 879 days ago

That’s a pretty fancy 2×4! Nice work as usual from you.

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

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DocSavage45

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#8 posted 788 days ago

Really like your shaping style and color choices as they are wood and not wood at same time?

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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