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ArtBox/palmbox "# two"

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Project by abie posted 851 days ago 1038 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finished sanding Second of 5 boxes,
Walnut with maple stripe, Ipe side with plywood second side with walnut streak,
Brass pin, side wood unknown but could be Hickory,
Thanks again to all the previous Art box carvers, too many to mention but hats off to Andy who started it all.
Finish is “Ace Hardware Enamel Gloss”??
Carving is fun and Dangerous,
don’t try unless you want to breath a lot of sawdust
Just kidding.

TNX for watching.

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.





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doncutlip

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#1 posted 850 days ago

A fine looking box, nice choice of wood

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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gfadvm

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#2 posted 850 days ago

Another nice effort with some beautiful woods.

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

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woodworm

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#3 posted 850 days ago

Beautifully carve box, the lid esp!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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Andy

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#4 posted 850 days ago

What a wild combination of woods, well done too.
Now go make more and give them away :-)

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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squeakivich

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#5 posted 848 days ago

how do you go about making the box wavy like that?

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TimWood

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#6 posted 848 days ago

Nice grain patterns…good combinations

-- Tim Harrelson

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 847 days ago

That’s a special box and I love the wood combination. Nicely done too.

helluvawreck
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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