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Project by Larry Owens posted 714 days ago 1281 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Shadowbox I made for a young Marine I work with. He is a really hard worker and wanted to do something nice for him.

I want to thank WoodJediNTraining for his Shadowbox video, it really inspired me on this project.

-- Larry, North Carolina,!/woodworkin

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#1 posted 714 days ago

nice work. as a ret navy man . I worked with a lot of grunts, thats very nice.

-- Michael . USN ( Ret ) Batesville,AR

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#2 posted 714 days ago

Great job on the box! Keep up the good work!


-- If I can do can you! -AJswoodshop

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#3 posted 714 days ago

Very nice work Larry. The thin splines of contrasting wood is a great touch. Overall a nicely crafted project that I’m sure will be received well. Is the Marine emblem hand harved?

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#4 posted 714 days ago

Great job! Got to love it. Tell the Marine thank you for his service, and thanks for sharing.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Larry Owens

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#5 posted 714 days ago

Ron, I cut it out on the scroll saw and used a dremel tool to carve the emblem.

-- Larry, North Carolina,!/woodworkin

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john mayorga

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#6 posted 713 days ago

nice work brother semper fi.

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#7 posted 713 days ago


-- Larry "Work like a Captain but Play like a Pirate!"

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#8 posted 713 days ago

That is an awesome piece! That is one lucky Lance Corporal. He will surely treasure that for the rest of his life. Semper Fidelis!

-- MonkeyMonk

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#9 posted 711 days ago

That Eagle Globe and Anchor is out-freaking-standing! Any Marine would be proud to receive that. Excellent tribute to the Corps!

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Larry Owens

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#10 posted 709 days ago

Thanks everyone for the kind words!

-- Larry, North Carolina,!/woodworkin

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