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Project by daves1 posted 08-20-2012 05:14 PM 2343 views 16 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is made from Walnut for the box and top and the ribbon is purpleheart and maple. The inside is red wine flocking.





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Schimmel

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#1 posted 08-20-2012 05:24 PM

Very nicely done.

-- Chad, Gilbert AZ www.impeccablepen.com and www.youtube.com/user/ctschimmel

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Time2beupinAZ

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#2 posted 08-20-2012 05:27 PM

That is a beautiful box you have made.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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MShort

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#3 posted 08-20-2012 05:58 PM

That is a cool box.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#4 posted 08-20-2012 07:10 PM

Beautiful Box!
Wonderful job on it!
Great choice of woods.
Thanks for sharing.

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

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#5 posted 08-20-2012 08:58 PM

Wow! It cannot get any more exquisite than this!

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#6 posted 08-20-2012 09:20 PM

I agree with everyone else. A great job.
I know its wood…..............but I have NO idea how this technique is accomplished.

A very nice piece of work!

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

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bigike

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#7 posted 08-20-2012 09:43 PM

Great looken box I would love to see a blog on how you made it?

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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jeff robinson

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#8 posted 08-20-2012 10:03 PM

i would also like to see a blog on how you made it

-- jeff robinson, panama city, fl

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GenerationWW

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#9 posted 08-20-2012 10:03 PM

Great box!

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Raymond Thomas

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#10 posted 08-20-2012 10:15 PM

I second the motion on a construction blog. Very nice box indeed!

-- Raymond, Charlotte, NC -------- Demonstrate the difference!

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#11 posted 08-20-2012 11:37 PM

Very well done. If not a blog, how about just telling us your method of attaching the bow pieces so they don’t break off.

-- We've got enough youth. Let's search for a fountain of smart.

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daves1

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#12 posted 08-21-2012 12:30 AM

Thanks everyone for the great comments. I actually found this project in the “Creating Wooden Boxes on the Scroll Saw”. It is published by The Best Of Scrollsaw woodworking & Crafts Magazine. I could try and do a blog if everyone would like. The ribbons are much easier than they look.

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gfadvm

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#13 posted 08-21-2012 01:41 AM

That is WAY fancy! It looks pretty labor intensive to me.

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

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#14 posted 08-21-2012 04:04 AM

Great box, very well done.

-- Tom D

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#15 posted 08-21-2012 12:43 PM

This is amazing!

-- Glenn, Nova Scotia

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