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Shedua and Zebra Wood Jewelry Box

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Project by RegehrAndSons posted 01-16-2013 02:23 AM 1279 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This may have too many design ideas, what do you think? The base and box joints were inspired by the Greene and Greene brothers and of course the top is thanks to Artboxes by Andy. I may have gone a little crazy in the design.

The sides are Shedua and uses brass pins to hold the joints together. The top is Zebra Wood and the base is Walnut. The interior boxes and dividers are Blood Wood. It is finished with Danish Oil and spray lacquer. The inside bottom is lined with navy velvet.

I really like the way the Zebra Wood looks carved. What do you guys think?

-- Regehr & Sons Woodcraft





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 01-16-2013 02:35 AM

A very unique and cool box.

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bake

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#2 posted 01-16-2013 04:20 AM

Beautiful. Love the G&G base.

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.

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#3 posted 01-16-2013 07:41 AM

Looks great!

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#4 posted 01-16-2013 09:11 AM

I love the style of this. Very very cool!

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#5 posted 01-16-2013 03:44 PM

Awesome box! It’s wild and very unique design. Like it…a lot!

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#6 posted 01-16-2013 03:44 PM

You have great potential! That piece serves as a proof how talented you are . Original design!

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#7 posted 01-16-2013 09:29 PM

This box looks totally unique in spite of it’s Greene and Greene inspiration. It shows a lot of creative talent. I might have used a less grainy wood for the body, but that would just be a personal preference, and not a criticism.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#8 posted 01-17-2013 02:30 AM

That is a wild looking box with a lot of design features. This one looks like it was not easy but you mastered it. My zebrawood is very porous and difficult to finish. Was yours?

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#9 posted 01-18-2013 05:17 PM

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