Intarsia Santa Picture Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Steve posted 12-02-2012 05:42 PM 1392 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this Intarsia Santa Picture Box for the Christmas Box Build-Off Contest over at A Simple Design of Ocala. It was my first attempt at doing intarsia which is a lot of fun. It measures about 6”x9”x4” and is made from a single cedar board and some pine. It will be used to store my family’s Santa pictures that have been taken over the years and put out for display at Christmas time.

Click here to see my contest entry video with some details about the project!

Click here to see my full project video that is narrated with a woodworker version of 'Twas the Night Before Christmas!

-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA -

5 comments so far

View Timthemailman's profile


326 posts in 2555 days

#1 posted 12-02-2012 06:06 PM

Thanks for the post, good idea for your Santa photos

View a1Jim's profile


116311 posts in 3356 days

#2 posted 12-02-2012 06:28 PM

Looks good Steve glad you had fun making this.

-- Custom furniture

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

26253 posts in 2117 days

#3 posted 12-02-2012 10:31 PM

Cute project. Hope you do well at competition.

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

View DocSavage45's profile


8278 posts in 2621 days

#4 posted 12-04-2012 12:31 AM

I like it! Nice job! hope my first is this nice!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

View Steve's profile


174 posts in 1975 days

#5 posted 12-04-2012 07:02 PM

Thanks! This was a fun one that turned out better than I thought it would.

-- Steve in Lawrenceville, GA -

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