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Project by kiefer posted 376 days ago 1671 views 12 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well this is catching on .
A little lady stopped by and saw the TEXTURE BOX and said I want one of those for my bathroom.
I got a piece of birch ready and build her a box very similar in size and texture but played with the handle as you can see .
Just waiting for her to tell me the finish and liner she want’s .
Here are the pics of the box but no finish jet .

-- Kiefer 松





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LittlePaw

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#1 posted 376 days ago

Beautiful design, Kiefer . . . very peaceful and tranquil. Did you have some Asian influence – maybe Japan?

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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#2 posted 376 days ago

As you observed in your last post: “If we don’t search for different design options and just follow the tried and known where would we be ???” You are 100% correct, and this box proves that the rough sawn look grows on one and may be the start of something beautiful. Also, another outstanding handle design.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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DocSavage45

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#3 posted 376 days ago

Al I can say is “It’s a Kiefer!”

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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jaykaypur

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#4 posted 376 days ago

I really like the handle and the way you attached it. This is primo even without the finish/liner. A truly elegant piece of work.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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woodshaver

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#5 posted 376 days ago

Very nice Kiefer! Beautiful work as always! Congratulations on your sale!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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shipwright

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#6 posted 376 days ago

You are one busy guy my friend.
But as long as you keep creating new beauty in the world we’ll all keep admiring it.
Thanks.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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Jim Jakosh

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#7 posted 376 days ago

Great looking box, Kiefer!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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jbschutz

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#8 posted 376 days ago

Yep, I like this one even more than the first ….maybe the lift gives it a light airy feel. I am not too sure about the rough sawn texture, but it is sort of growing on me. You may be onto something.

-- jbschutz www.johnschutz.com

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eddie

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#9 posted 375 days ago

i like that one Kiefer ,you are building some great ones

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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CalgaryGeoff

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#10 posted 375 days ago

I like this box and the look of it. Brings a sense of calmness and feeling of tranquility with it. Guess that’s just a perk of getting a box from you. Look forward to seeing the finished piece.

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

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#11 posted 375 days ago

Another great design Kiefer. You definitely have quite a talent for understated elegant work.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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aussiedave

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#12 posted 375 days ago

Great looking box Kiefer….really like this handle….well done.

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

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Roger

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#13 posted 375 days ago

I like that ez-grip handle

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

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RogerBean

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#14 posted 375 days ago

Nice design. I like the details. As you probably know, the Japanese have a fond attachment to items with no finish at all…. just sanded smooth. I was given such a box years ago on a business trip to Japan. Unfinished cedar. Perhaps something for a future project?
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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Woodbridge

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#15 posted 375 days ago

another beauty!

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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