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Project by johan posted 07-24-2013 08:19 PM 1229 views 4 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just some more interesting woods used in these boxes
1)Top:spalted Cape Holly Box:Stinkwood
2)Top:Cape Beech;Lemonwood;Stinkwood lines Box:Coffee pear
3)Top:Yellowwood;Stinkwood;Cape beech Box:Cape beach

-- Johan, South Africa, www.wildwoodboxes.co.za /www.knysnawoodworkers.co.za





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MShort

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#1 posted 07-24-2013 08:23 PM

Those are some really beautiful boxes.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#2 posted 07-24-2013 08:29 PM

I really like the #1 box.

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#3 posted 07-24-2013 09:02 PM

looking good Johan

-- Regards Robert

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#4 posted 07-24-2013 09:18 PM

The spalted Cape Holly adds a lot of character. Nicely done.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

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#5 posted 07-25-2013 12:06 AM

Some of the prettiest lumber i’ve seen, and you did it justice.

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gfadvm

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#6 posted 07-25-2013 01:58 AM

Nice woods and boxes. That holly looks a lot like our spalted hackberry.

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

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#7 posted 07-25-2013 02:19 AM

It is great to get a chance to see some of your work again Johan.
As always, they are World-Class, Wonderful Pieces!
Fine Work Sir!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#8 posted 07-25-2013 02:51 AM

Beautiful display of boxes. Great work.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#9 posted 07-25-2013 11:19 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#10 posted 07-25-2013 11:44 AM

Very nice, all three as beautiful boxes…nice work.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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#11 posted 07-25-2013 05:01 PM

They are just lovely, Very nice work!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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#12 posted 07-27-2013 01:50 AM

All those boxs are just,way too cool. I,like,the variation in wood selection,between each box. Well done.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#13 posted 07-27-2013 02:18 PM

Quality work and beautiful woods, Johan.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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#14 posted 07-29-2013 01:23 PM

All three boxes are beautiful, very hard to choose just one. Gorgeous wood combo and finish.

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#15 posted 08-27-2013 10:20 PM

nature does its work like indian ink, but there are some hands that complete the job.

thanks for sharing.

-- Cancharanay, Exaltación de la Cruz, Argentina

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