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Project by oakwood posted 01-08-2013 07:09 PM 1675 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

For cat lovers. The design for this box came from an old jazz LP album jacket I saw. I found the cats and the title both appealing and I hope you do too. Thanks for looking.





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bubbs

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#1 posted 01-08-2013 07:32 PM

I like that. But then, I’m a cat guy. Fibi helps me in the shop all the time.

-- Cats, beer and wood...perfect.

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UncleStumpy

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#2 posted 01-08-2013 07:36 PM

Super inlay!
Got anything for us dog lovers? Cats make me sneeze.

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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Brandon

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#3 posted 01-08-2013 10:39 PM

Wonderful inlay!

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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robscastle

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#4 posted 01-09-2013 12:26 AM

Impressive work there Mr Oakwood !

I wonder if you would share the method you used to do the inlay work.

I did a chain link box some time ago and it took me ages to perfect the patterns to achieve a proportional representation.

So I appreciate the more complex work you have done

Regards Robert Brennan

-- Regards Rob

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Roger

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#5 posted 01-09-2013 12:44 AM

Catchy name for a beautiful box. Hope it’s not the “cat-box”.. lol. Jus kiddin. That’s a climber. Looks like it has as much fun in yer shop as you.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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Woodenwizard

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#6 posted 01-09-2013 01:04 AM

Great job love the subject.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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LumberingWoodworker

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#7 posted 01-09-2013 01:12 AM

Nice work. I know a cat lover who would melt over this.

-- http://www.TravelingCraftsman.etsy.com/

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luv2learn

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#8 posted 01-09-2013 03:04 AM

My wife and I love it. Those cat characters kind of remind me of the Pink Panther cartoon character.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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cathyb

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#9 posted 01-09-2013 04:52 AM

Exactly, it is reminiscent of the pink panther. I love this box!

-- cathyb, Hawaii, www.cathyswoodworking.com

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KnotCurser

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#10 posted 01-09-2013 12:46 PM

I just viewed the original album cover and your version looks much better!

This is a true work of art – my wife would go insane over this box.

Great build!

-bob

-- Robert Rhoades WoodWorks / Email: rrww@rhoadesclan.com / www.rhoadesclan.com

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Fishinbo

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#11 posted 01-09-2013 03:02 PM

Definitely a beautiful box! The detailed inlay is so amazing and intricate way beautiful than the original.

—www.sawblade.com

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oakwood

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#12 posted 01-09-2013 11:38 PM

Thank you everyone for the kind comments. Much appreciated.

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