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Capsellum

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Project by NimbleJack posted 10-10-2013 05:24 AM 1243 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Materials: Big leaf maple, rosewood
Finish: Aerosol lacquer

After my father died I made several of these small capsules to share his cremains with my sisters. The body is made from big leaf maple harvested on our property. A dental pick was used to gently lift off the bark to expose the live edge. The end caps are rosewood.

-- Jack - Olympia, Washington





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WoodenFrog

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#1 posted 10-10-2013 06:53 AM

Neat Idea! Nice work!

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

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 10-10-2013 04:28 PM

Very cool work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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watermark

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#3 posted 10-11-2013 07:46 AM

Real nice work. love the natural end on the first pic.

-- "He who has no dog, hunts with a cat" Portuguese proverb

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#4 posted 10-14-2013 01:49 PM

Beautiful work, like the shape, attractive wood combo and the finish is flawless.

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