ArtBox/palmbox "# two"

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Project by abie posted 04-21-2012 02:53 PM 1423 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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#1 posted 04-21-2012 04:45 PM

A fine looking box, nice choice of wood

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#2 posted 04-22-2012 01:03 AM

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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#3 posted 04-22-2012 11:56 AM

Beautifully carve box, the lid esp!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#4 posted 04-22-2012 01:23 PM

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.

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#5 posted 04-23-2012 11:38 PM

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

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#6 posted 04-24-2012 02:11 PM

Nice grain patterns…good combinations

-- Tim Harrelson

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#7 posted 04-24-2012 07:25 PM

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


-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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