LumberJocks

Big Horn Cinnamon Band Saw Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by FloridaArt posted 09-24-2012 12:17 AM 1459 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

September, 2012—“Big Horn” was the first description to come to mind. This comes from a multi-dimensional glue-up of cypress cut-offs. Two drawers made on the band saw. Oak half-moon handles.

To add some whimsy I stained the cypress with water-based “cinnamon” from our regional Woodcraft store, and followed with multiple coats of gloss polyurethane applied with a brush.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida





10 comments so far

View Roger's profile

Roger

16748 posts in 1709 days


#1 posted 09-24-2012 12:22 AM

I really like the way this one leans n flows at the same time. Nicely done.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

16966 posts in 1243 days


#2 posted 09-24-2012 12:28 AM

Unique. I’ll always take unique.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

View Blackie_'s profile

Blackie_

3984 posts in 1417 days


#3 posted 09-24-2012 12:59 AM

another nice looking box.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

View Arlin Eastman's profile

Arlin Eastman

2742 posts in 1466 days


#4 posted 09-24-2012 01:04 AM

Art

I love the shape and flow. My personal taste I do not care for high gloss. Well done

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing. .To help Vets click..> http://www.gofundme.com/m1abko

View whitebeast88's profile

whitebeast88

3787 posts in 1095 days


#5 posted 09-24-2012 01:08 AM

great looking box

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View woodshaver's profile

woodshaver

3091 posts in 2258 days


#6 posted 09-24-2012 01:23 AM

Monte said it. I like unique too! Nice box Art!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

View Hawaiilad's profile

Hawaiilad

2381 posts in 1925 days


#7 posted 09-24-2012 05:07 AM

I like the design Art…that’s why making bandsaw boxes is so much fun…your mind is your limit. I finally got my band saw rebuilt and back in to making these boxes…

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

View Donna Menke's profile

Donna Menke

579 posts in 3171 days


#8 posted 09-25-2012 09:20 PM

Strange, Art, since you usually finish your boxes so well, but this one looks rough to me.

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!" www.woodworks-by-donna.com

View FloridaArt's profile

FloridaArt

741 posts in 2203 days


#9 posted 09-30-2012 12:30 PM

Thank you all for your comments. I was not really sold on the high gloss finish, and then the photo doesn’t make it look any better. :-) So I top coated it with clear satin. Here’s a new photo with the satin finish.

-- Art | Bradenton, Florida

View Donna Menke's profile

Donna Menke

579 posts in 3171 days


#10 posted 09-30-2012 02:06 PM

Mucho mo’ betta’, Art.

-- "So much wood. . .so little time!" www.woodworks-by-donna.com

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