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Project by Ethan Harris posted 07-26-2012 01:00 PM 1113 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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Hello all!

This was a gift that I made for my fiance the year before our wedding. This breadbox was my first wood working creation that I built with my own two hands, so please excuse the crudeness of the door! It is all purchased wood that I picked up from a hardware store where I went to school. On each side I carved my wife’s (fiance then) favorite flower (Calla Lily) and burned it with a butane lighter before staining it. I hope you all enjoy it as much as I enjoyed building it!

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-- Ethan, CT: Check out my Small Business at http://www.spudwoodworks.com & also follow me on twitter https://twitter.com/Ethan_Woodworks





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Bob817

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#1 posted 07-26-2012 02:09 PM

That’s pretty good Ethan, How did you assemble the door?

-- ~ Bob ~ Newton, N.H.

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Ethan Harris

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#2 posted 07-26-2012 02:31 PM

I used a stiff material, glue and a few staples. It was all off the top of my head. Probably could have used a bit more planning. But it still works today almost 2 years later.

-- Ethan, CT: Check out my Small Business at http://www.spudwoodworks.com & also follow me on twitter https://twitter.com/Ethan_Woodworks

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#3 posted 07-26-2012 02:41 PM

Everybody has to start somewhere and this was a good place to start. For being your first project you did a good job on it and, as you say, after two years it’s still in use.

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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