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Walnut knotwork box

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Project by snoman1973 posted 356 days ago 694 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This irregular shaped box came to mind when I knew I wanted to make another small chest, but not what style.
So like an idgit I started rough sketching ideas right on the wood and started cutting before I had really picked a direction to go. Luckily…it all worked out well in the end. The blond wood you’re seeing is the sapwood i left on the black walnut to give it an unusual look.

-- The wood often tells me what it wants to be... great... now the voices in my head have company....





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 356 days ago

Well done. Looks great….

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

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Mainiac Matt

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#2 posted 356 days ago

Never seen anything like it… Nice creation!

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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majuvla

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#3 posted 356 days ago

Very unusual,walnut always looks great

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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snoman1973

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#4 posted 356 days ago

Thank you guys, I appreciate the compliments :)

-- The wood often tells me what it wants to be... great... now the voices in my head have company....

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#5 posted 353 days ago

One of a kind and pretty box! The knots add some character to it. Love the walnut. Great job!

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