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Project by Heavy posted 368 days ago 991 views 5 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I decided to make something special and that I haven’t done before for my girlfriends birthday. I have decided to make a sculpted box and it came up pretty nicely. Only thing that I messed up was one of the corners on a lid but she didn’t even notice it, and when I said that to her she didn’t mind at all. So overall, success :).

The box is made of English oak and Ash and the finish is quite straightforward…my own beeswax mix.

Cheers





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WoodenFrog

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#1 posted 368 days ago

Looks pretty good to me! Better than anything like that I could make!
She’s Happy = Your Happy!
Nice work!

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

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Dave777

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#2 posted 368 days ago

Looks like good stuff to me
Dave

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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gfadvm

10599 posts in 1293 days


#3 posted 367 days ago

That turned out very well. I don’t see any mistakes at all.

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

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aussiedave

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#4 posted 367 days ago

Looks great…job well done…

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

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Heavy

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#5 posted 366 days ago

Thank you for your support. It means a lot!

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Fishinbo

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#6 posted 365 days ago

Good looking box! Like the sculpted design and the wood combo. Great job!

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Andy

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#7 posted 365 days ago

Well done!

-- If I can do it, so can you. www.artboxesbyandy.com

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Dan Nolan

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#8 posted 313 days ago

Very cool, how’d you make the contours?

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Heavy

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#9 posted 312 days ago

Answer is simple- Angle grinder. Andy (the guy above your comment :) ) has a very very good tutorial on that. Check it out.

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KodaBear

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#10 posted 301 days ago

DON’T POINT OUT MISTAKES!

no one but you will notice…ever!

The box is gorgeous.

-- Kevin H. --Pennsylvania

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