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Project by Scott C. posted 553 days ago 809 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Urn made for a freinds dog. Made from 1 continuous piece of maple with the streak wrapping around all 4 sides. Walnut base. Finished with a padded blonde shellac and rubbed out with steel wool and wax.

-- measure twice, cut once, swear and start over.





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DouginVa

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#1 posted 553 days ago

Access from the bottom? I made an urn several years ago and I thought there were some special accomodations you had to make, etc. Then I learned they were just nothing more than a box.

Nice piece of wood to use as well.

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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UncleStumpy

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#2 posted 553 days ago

One of my favorite things to do is follow the grain or feature like this, around the box. And you did a spectacular job! Really like the bevel on the top – super accent. I wouldn’t mind this being my urn.

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

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 552 days ago

Beautiful job

-- 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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#4 posted 551 days ago

Beautiful box, like the wood and the bevel on top. Great tribute to a man’s best friend.

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DubTX

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#5 posted 533 days ago

Beautiful.

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JTH213

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#6 posted 105 days ago

That’s a really nice thing to do for your friend. My dog’s ashes are in a plastic container. You’ve inspired me to make something beautiful to put them in.

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