LumberJocks

Kitty urn

  • Advertise with us
Project by BTimmons posted 457 days ago 747 views 3 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My mom-in-law adopted a stray kitten about a month ago. It was sick at the time, and unfortunately she never got better. So after she passed I was requested to make a little box for the ashes.

It’s made mostly from mahogany. The walnut pull is secured to the cherry lid with two little dowels. The lid fits very snug, so a little bead of epoxy around the inside lip should make for a nice final seal. The bottom is 1/2” birch ply set into interior grooves. Finished with a spray lacquer. I still need to spray a few more coats, but as of last night it was ready enough for pictures.

-- Brian Timmons - http://www.BigTWoodworks.com





3 comments so far

View hoosier0311's profile

hoosier0311

357 posts in 661 days


#1 posted 457 days ago

Thats very nice work, I’m sure Mom in law appreciates knowing that the kitten has a nice final resting place.

-- I'm only deaf in one ear,,,,,I just can't hear out of the other one., Denny, Indiana implant, living in PA

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

14878 posts in 1825 days


#2 posted 457 days ago

Great job, looks really nice.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

View Roger's profile

Roger

14440 posts in 1440 days


#3 posted 454 days ago

It’s rough loosing a pet. Nice build on this

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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase