Angry Bird

  • Advertise with us
Project by socrbent posted 04-07-2012 06:12 PM 3421 views 15 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Bandsaw box number 4
My 6 yr old grandson is into the Angry Birds. So Grandma says I should make a box for him with the bird image since his sister is getting a Hello Kitty box for Easter. Made from a walnut limb piece the sapwood to frame (nest?) the bird shaped drawer. Finished with Watco Danish Oil and paste wax. The Big Box ‘Walnut’ Wood filler used on gaps from a limb exit on the base was a poor match.

-- socrbent Ohio

20 comments so far

View socrbent's profile


616 posts in 2353 days

#1 posted 04-07-2012 06:17 PM

The overhead light makes the black acrylic around the eyebrows and beak have a blue shading in the picture.

-- socrbent Ohio

View carguy460's profile


805 posts in 2419 days

#2 posted 04-07-2012 06:48 PM

Ha! That is pretty cool, my daughter would love it!

-- Jason K

View Don Johnson's profile

Don Johnson

689 posts in 2865 days

#3 posted 04-07-2012 09:06 PM


-- Don, Somerset UK,

View MasterSergeant's profile


1370 posts in 2772 days

#4 posted 04-07-2012 10:42 PM

I love it! Cool idea!!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

View doncutlip's profile


2832 posts in 3640 days

#5 posted 04-07-2012 10:44 PM

Four votes super cool over here

-- Don, Royersford, PA

View DaveGlx's profile


349 posts in 2528 days

#6 posted 04-07-2012 10:54 PM

Very nice. Thumbs up.

-- Dave -

View Roger's profile


20931 posts in 2888 days

#7 posted 04-07-2012 11:28 PM

A sure hit for your Grndson. He’s gonna really like this one

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

View Dan'um Style's profile

Dan'um Style

14178 posts in 4067 days

#8 posted 04-08-2012 01:30 AM

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

View Kerux's profile


812 posts in 3968 days

#9 posted 04-08-2012 01:37 AM

Angry birds are coming out of the woodwork!


View groovy_man_6's profile


148 posts in 3084 days

#10 posted 04-08-2012 02:19 AM

I’m always mystified at the number of bandsaw boxes posted to LJ… most of which I don’t really care for. HOWEVER, this IS DIFFERENT!! AWESOME.. love it… what a cute and clever idea.. I like how you used the color of the wood to inspire bomb bird!

Killer stuff, awesome man

View scrammer's profile


9 posts in 2514 days

#11 posted 04-08-2012 03:41 AM

Great use of the figure to enhance a cute idea. Love this one!

-- Bob, N Texas

View socrbent's profile


616 posts in 2353 days

#12 posted 04-08-2012 04:32 AM

Thanks for the complements!

-- socrbent Ohio

View Helkat's profile


74 posts in 2380 days

#13 posted 04-08-2012 04:41 AM

Ha! That is really cool. I’m sure you’ll have a happy grandson!

-- Nat, UPstate NY,

View wee3's profile


76 posts in 2356 days

#14 posted 04-08-2012 05:09 AM

Nice work,pretty cool.

-- BiLL @wee3

View DaveTPilot's profile


276 posts in 3382 days

#15 posted 04-08-2012 12:29 PM

That is really cool. There seems to be no limit to what you can do with band saw boxes. Nice work!

-- How valuable is time to a person who spends his disparaging the beliefs of others? --David Berthelette

showing 1 through 15 of 20 comments

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