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Christmas box for mom

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Project by hawks posted 460 days ago 526 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

here is yet another box I made for Christmas 2012 but this one has special meaning…. Mom lost her brother the Friday after thanksgiving. He was a special uncle who would always take my brother & i hunting and was always teaching us things only a true “Construction guy” could teach young boys LOL .. Anyway, I picked up two crosses at the funeral home (just b\c at the time) then had an idea on what to do with them.I decided I’d make mom a box . I had some real pretty Hickory that I turned into a box I also added a piece of Cedar to the inside of the lid for that cedar smell that Uncle Terry loved . I also burned in the front of it ” In memory of Uncle Terry” with the two crosses from his funeral glued onto each side of the words Needless to say mom LOVED it. It’ll always hold a special place in out family for years to come.

R.I.P. Uncle Terry





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unrested001

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#1 posted 460 days ago

Sorry about your uncle. Very thoughtful of you, your uncle would be proud. Great job on the burn work too.

-- I make lots of dust, everything else is just a byproduct of the dust making process!...Frank,NJ

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HillbillyShooter

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#2 posted 460 days ago

Very nice, meaningful project, with great burn work.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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