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Project by Greg..the Cajun Box Sculptor posted 308 days ago 1461 views 3 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is one of the first sinker cypress boxes I made. This box got a big deep scratch on it quite a while back and it had been sitting on my office shelf because I would not sell a scratched box.
Today I decided to give it a facelift since it wasn’t doing any good just gathering dust and since I had sold most of the other cypress boxes that I weathered..

-- If retiring is having the time to be able to do what you enjoy then I have always been retired.





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 308 days ago

Always great work. Hope Louisville went great.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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doubleDD

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#2 posted 308 days ago

Beautiful detail work. I can’t imagine how much work is involved. AAA+

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

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Tooch

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#3 posted 308 days ago

good stuff. nothing like finding an unfinished project and getting the chance to git-r-done.

-- "Well, the world needs ditch-diggers too..." - Judge Smails

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grizzman

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#4 posted 308 days ago

another smashing design, im almost afraid to open it, if its opened just a bit, will we see the long antennae from the cockroach…lol

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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amagineer

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#5 posted 308 days ago

Greg, you are able to take a lonely box and restore it to a masterpiece.
-don

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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kdc68

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#6 posted 308 days ago

Wow…you do some amazing work….incredibly talented

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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Woodwrecker

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#7 posted 308 days ago

Do you ever get bored with making box after box?
They are all very nice, and you do a good job.
But I think I would go nuts making the same thing again and again.

-- Having fun...Eric

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deon

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#8 posted 308 days ago

Spectacular cypress, it looks better before than after

-- Dreaming patterns

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webegone

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#9 posted 308 days ago

Wow…

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Hawaiilad

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#10 posted 308 days ago

Never know what you will find when you blow off the dust…great looking box Greg

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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Heavy

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#11 posted 308 days ago

This is one great looking box. I am glad that you decided to fix the scratch. It happened to me with a different project. It waited for months to be fixed.

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Ken90712

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#12 posted 308 days ago

Never get tired of looking at your work, all so beautiful… One day I’ll try this style of box making. Expect a phone call of Help! LOL Hope the show went well as I’m sure it did.

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

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Knothead62

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#13 posted 308 days ago

Beautiful! Is there a tutorial anywhere to do a box like this? I love the various contours.

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HillbillyShooter

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#14 posted 308 days ago

Great save!

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

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aussiedave

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#15 posted 308 days ago

Another beautiful box with excellent sculpting and the grain pattern in the cypress is awesome. Great job Greg.

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

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