Hope chest

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Project by Jeffups posted 05-12-2013 08:14 AM 2798 views 11 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hope chest that I donated to a fundraiser. Raised panel front and sides.

-- I have to remember this is a hobby..

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#1 posted 05-12-2013 08:22 AM

Well done !

-- irtamos, Belgium

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#2 posted 05-12-2013 09:14 AM

Hi Jeffups,

Very beautiful job, and nice of you to donate it.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 05-12-2013 11:17 AM

Beautiful hope chest, excellently crafted. Like the raised panel construction. This should bring a good sum of money to the charity.
What wood is that?, and how did you finish it?

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#4 posted 05-12-2013 12:14 PM

Very nice chest and excellent workmanship. Welcome to LJ.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 05-12-2013 12:15 PM

I love this chest. It’s so clean and nicely done. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#6 posted 05-12-2013 12:23 PM

Very nicely done. Both the making of the chest and donating it.

-- Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood and steel and brass. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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#7 posted 05-12-2013 01:04 PM


-- No tree was harmed in the making of this project...... wait a minute, yes there was, uh oh

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#8 posted 05-12-2013 02:49 PM

Fantabulous! Great work, sure it will raise a good amount for the fund raiser… Thanks for sharing…

-- Dan

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#9 posted 05-12-2013 02:50 PM

Great chest, excellent craftsmanship. Is the top made to put a cushion on?

-- Eugenie Woodcraft

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#10 posted 05-12-2013 03:05 PM

This is an outstanding chest very nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#11 posted 05-12-2013 03:38 PM

very nice chest,beautiful work and even better to be donated.thanks for sharing.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#12 posted 05-12-2013 04:30 PM

Very nice! Did u draw your own plans or did you build this from a set of plans? Outstanding job!

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#13 posted 05-12-2013 09:05 PM

beautiful chest , well done love the top

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#14 posted 05-13-2013 09:42 PM

very nice

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#15 posted 05-14-2013 02:57 AM

Great chest. Nice design & craftsmanship.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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