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Project by crashman posted 830 days ago 1537 views 4 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Art Box I am donating to a local School funraiser, The main box is Black Walnut with Cherry & Bloodwood splines. The lid is Cherry with a Bloodwood medallion & handle. The inside divider is also Cherry. Finish is Deft lacquer from an aeresol can. I am excited to see what kind of $ it will generate @ the fundraiser….........Jack

-- Jack R. Ellis





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 830 days ago

Great job should go high!!!! Love the inside as well very cool!

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

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 830 days ago

wow I would have thought Andy had made this box great wood and a dazzling box and a good cause too.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Chris Cook

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#3 posted 830 days ago

Jack, is there anywhere you have your techniques posted? I am very interested in how you get to such a fine piece of work.

-- Chris, “as soon as you come up with something foolproof, they come up with a better fool""

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blackcherry

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#4 posted 830 days ago

Jack this is one of the best Andy style box I’ve seen yet, excellentwork.

Hey Chis check out Andy’s blogs on how to build these beautiful boxes.http://lumberjocks.com/Argyllshire/blog/9415

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deon

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#5 posted 830 days ago

Lovely box, well done!

-- Dreaming patterns

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whitedog

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#6 posted 830 days ago

Very nicely done. Who ever wins the bid on this is getting a special box.

-- Paul , Calfornia

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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#7 posted 830 days ago

Excellent work Jack. The box bug has bitten you.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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Chris Cook

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#8 posted 830 days ago

@blackcherry:

thanks! I did just that. Very helpful!

-- Chris, “as soon as you come up with something foolproof, they come up with a better fool""

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WoodenFrog

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#9 posted 830 days ago

Beutiful! Very Beautiful!
The way you guys do these boxes is just amazing!
Keep up the good work, good luck at the fundraiser.

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

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Trev_Batstone

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#10 posted 830 days ago

Another lovely masterpiece by Andy. Great job, I love the grain in the Black Walnut. Awesome!

-- LIVE, LAUGH, CUT WOOD.

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lizardhead

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#11 posted 830 days ago

Wow what a gloss

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

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jaykaypur

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#12 posted 830 days ago

Beautiful job. Love the way you’ve done the inside partition. Unique to say the least.

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

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gfadvm

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#13 posted 830 days ago

That has got to be one of the nicest boxes ever posted on this site! It is perfect with great wood combination, great joinery, and a perfect finish. Looks priceless to me. Hope someone else appreciates it enough to cough up a LARGE donation.

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

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doncutlip

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#14 posted 830 days ago

Amazing work, very cool grain patterns

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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eddie

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#15 posted 830 days ago

just beautiful .should bring in a lot if a person knows what it took to make great build Jack

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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