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Another Sculpted Pine Keepsake/Jewelry Box

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Project by Granddaddy1 posted 516 days ago 1423 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Another box very similar to the earlier post today. In fact, prior to sculpting the boxes were identical. I took a different approach sculpting this one, and used a different stain on the radiatta pine. I think the result is a more pleasing, masculine look. At least that was my goal! The box is 12” x 8” x 7”h. The lid is hinged on a concealed 3/16” brass pin. The lift out tray is made from 1/4” stock from the same board. Bottoms are 1/4” ply for the box and 1/8” Baltic birch for the tray. Box and tray are lined with black felt. Finish is stain, three coats of brush-on shellac, then paste wax.

Thanks for looking!

-- Ron Wilson - maker of fine firewood!





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grizzman

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#1 posted 516 days ago

im really liking your sculpted boxes, there just right

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 516 days ago

I actually like this one better. Waves are more flowing.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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majuvla

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#3 posted 515 days ago

This one looks very good with those sharp edges

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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CalgaryGeoff

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#4 posted 515 days ago

Very nice indeed. I do like the form of carving and it’s flow in your designs. Well done.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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Straightbowed

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#5 posted 515 days ago

it’s a work of art, very nice, wish I had time to try my hand at carving you do some really nice work

-- Stevo, work in tha city woodshop in the country

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Roger

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#6 posted 515 days ago

Another winner. Very nice.

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

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eddie

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#7 posted 514 days ago

nice realy nice looking box

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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David0077

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#8 posted 514 days ago

I need to get a right angle grinder and try one of these!

-- HMC(SW) Ancheta, United States Navy (Active)

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#9 posted 484 days ago

Very nice job on this box.

Lee

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