LumberJocks

walnut, willow and maple box

  • Advertise with us
Project by RobAshtonDesigns posted 700 days ago 1388 views 6 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is made with walnut and maple sides and weeping willow burl inlay strips along the sides and a piece of natural edge on the top. I used box joints to secure the corners. it is finished with multiple coats of rubbing poly and then waxed.

-- Rob, CT, http://Robashtondesigns.etsy.com





12 comments so far

View jusfine's profile

jusfine

2280 posts in 1525 days


#1 posted 700 days ago

Nice! I really like the natural edge!

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

View nralien's profile

nralien

32 posts in 1734 days


#2 posted 700 days ago

Cool box. Looks really great when it’s opened up with that edge.

-- nralien, Wausau, WI

View DamnYankee's profile

DamnYankee

3233 posts in 1161 days


#3 posted 700 days ago

Very cool box! It must be pretty hefty.

-- Shameless - Winner of two Stumpy Nubs Awards

View dnick's profile

dnick

892 posts in 981 days


#4 posted 700 days ago

Great piece. Very nice job.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

View jaykaypur's profile

jaykaypur

3257 posts in 1007 days


#5 posted 700 days ago

Beautiful work…...from the design, to woods used, to your joinery.

Hard to believe this hasn’t made the daily top 3. I like it a lot!

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

View Ampeater's profile (online now)

Ampeater

388 posts in 2346 days


#6 posted 700 days ago

I have already “favorited” it. The design is great. The inlayed vertical strips at the corners really set off the unique design.

-- "A goal without a plan is a wish."

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

3237 posts in 1466 days


#7 posted 700 days ago

Nice combination,awsome details

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View Deltawood's profile

Deltawood

39 posts in 1796 days


#8 posted 699 days ago

Love the lid and the natural edge. Great option for future boxes, thanks.

-- - If it ain't broke, don't lend it!

View JoeyG's profile

JoeyG

1233 posts in 1224 days


#9 posted 699 days ago

Beautiful box, I really like those corners. Mind if I still it?

-- JoeyG ~~~ http://www.facebook.com/JHGWoodWorks

View Arlin Eastman's profile (online now)

Arlin Eastman

1869 posts in 1160 days


#10 posted 699 days ago

Rob

That is a striking combination well done

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

View RobAshtonDesigns's profile

RobAshtonDesigns

19 posts in 945 days


#11 posted 699 days ago

Thanks for all the great comments. Joey g go ahead steal away

-- Rob, CT, http://Robashtondesigns.etsy.com

View Boxguy's profile

Boxguy

1410 posts in 867 days


#12 posted 698 days ago

Rob, I like everything you have done here…I just don’t like it all in the same box. If it were three

-- Big Al in IN

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

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase