LumberJocks

Walnut Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Roger Gaborski posted 12-22-2012 05:57 PM 1073 views 9 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This box is a Christmas present for my wife. The top of this box is solid air dried black walnut, the sides are veneer. The top has a beautiful grain pattern. The box is approximately 9” wide, 6” deep and 5 1/4” in height. The finish is shellac and wax.
Merry Christmas to everyone
Roger

-- Roger Gaborski, http://www.gaborski.com





8 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112300 posts in 2264 days


#1 posted 12-22-2012 05:59 PM

Beautiful box Roger,your wife will love it. Merry Christmas back at ya, enjoy!

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View degoose's profile

degoose

7038 posts in 2042 days


#2 posted 12-22-2012 06:03 PM

Love the grain in the top and the way you tapered the corners… superb..

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

View Oldtool's profile

Oldtool

1846 posts in 878 days


#3 posted 12-22-2012 06:10 PM

Very nice box. I like the corner treatment, pretty interesting.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

View whitebeast88's profile

whitebeast88

3549 posts in 877 days


#4 posted 12-22-2012 07:26 PM

man i love that black walnut.the box turned out great.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

View Monte Pittman's profile

Monte Pittman

14577 posts in 1025 days


#5 posted 12-22-2012 09:05 PM

Very beautiful

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

View patron's profile

patron

13102 posts in 2028 days


#6 posted 12-22-2012 09:47 PM

clean and elegant roger

great gift

happy wife

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

View scottyeyre's profile

scottyeyre

20 posts in 737 days


#7 posted 12-23-2012 03:38 AM

Beautifully simple!!!

View BritBoxmaker's profile (online now)

BritBoxmaker

4400 posts in 1723 days


#8 posted 12-23-2012 11:44 AM

Beautiful wood. The perfect natural ripple on the top is perfect and nicely finished

The corner tapering is a treat, when viewed isometrically (as in the project post picture) it continually challenges my idea of what is vertical, sides or frame.

A splendid box, Roger.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase