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Project by WoodJediNTraining posted 556 days ago 1356 views 3 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My mom asked me to make a recipe index card holder for her to be able to give it to the person who was her 500th like on Facebook. So this walnut car holder with maple splines is what I came up with.

-- Newbie, aka Wood_Jedi, http://www.asimpledesignofocala.com





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Roger

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#1 posted 556 days ago

Looks really good Laney. Nice design, wood combos and splines. How are ya findin time to build anything while your in the middle of your shop re-do?? It’s good that you are still able to whip some projects together. Good deal.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 556 days ago

Beautiful box

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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jaykaypur

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#3 posted 556 days ago

This is very nice. That 500th person is lucky! Nice job.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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gfadvm

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#4 posted 555 days ago

Very classy. Hard to go wrong with that wood combo. I like how you did the base.

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

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 555 days ago

This looks gorgeous.great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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WoodJediNTraining

407 posts in 1298 days


#6 posted 555 days ago

Roger, I am essentially working out of boxes..lol I have a few machines set up temporarily while I am reorganizing because I still have orders to fill and projects to do while at the same time getting the shop building set up…its a juggling act, but it will all be back to normal soon..

And thank you all for the kind words, I am glad you like the project!

-- Newbie, aka Wood_Jedi, http://www.asimpledesignofocala.com

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Jorge Velez

340 posts in 1191 days


#7 posted 555 days ago

I really like this! the wood pattern is very nice.

-- Jorge Velez, Guadalajara, Mexico.

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Fishinbo

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#8 posted 555 days ago

Wonderful box! Like the design especially the base, beautiful wood and finish.

—www.sawblade.com

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helluvawreck

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#9 posted 555 days ago

That is really a nice clean card box. It’s beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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abie

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#10 posted 555 days ago

Seeing this box and your other projects I think it time to drop the training monicer..
Your truly not in training any more.
great job.
Bruce

-- Bruce. a mind is like a book it is only useful when open.

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Surfside

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#11 posted 555 days ago

The design is totally unique! Outstanding work!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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WoodJediNTraining

407 posts in 1298 days


#12 posted 555 days ago

Thank you all, and Bruce, I have been wondering if it was possible to change ones nickname without messing up ones account..lol On my other accounts, I am just plain ol’ Wood_Jedi LOL

-- Newbie, aka Wood_Jedi, http://www.asimpledesignofocala.com

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kiefer

2970 posts in 1271 days


#13 posted 554 days ago

That’s nice Laney.
The idea of the # 500 is great and will pay of for you , can’t wait to see your new shop !

-- Kiefer 松

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Mean_Dean

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#14 posted 554 days ago

Beautiful recipe box! I’m sure the recipient will love it!

-- Dean

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