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Marquetry Box: Call of the Wild – Midnight

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Project by Woodbridge posted 249 days ago 990 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the second marquetry box that I made over the last week or so.

In this case the marquetry panel features darker walnut veneer background with a walnut burl surround.

This 11.5” X 9×3.5” box is and is made from ½” walnut, features mitred joints with walnut splines. The removable tray is made from oak. It is finished with shellac and then waxed.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 249 days ago

Very nicely done—really captures the feeling of midnight and a canine howling at the moon.

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

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kiefer

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#2 posted 249 days ago

Hi Peter
Very nice and I like the marquetry panel turned this way better .
Again ,well done marquetry ,you got the touch .

-- Kiefer 松

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Woodwrecker

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#3 posted 249 days ago

Great job Peter.

-- Having fun...Eric

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larryw

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#4 posted 249 days ago

Beautiful box! , Wow!

-- "everything is beautiful, but not everyone sees it" ~confucius-551-449 b.c.~

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DocSavage45

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#5 posted 249 days ago

Very subtle, gentle touch!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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doordude

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#6 posted 249 days ago

great looking box, and the marquetry too!

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stefang

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#7 posted 249 days ago

Great looking marquetry work!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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helluvawreck

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#8 posted 249 days ago

That is a spectacular box and you’ve done a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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hoss12992

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#9 posted 249 days ago

Great job

-- The Old Rednek Workshop https://www.facebook.com/theoldrednekworkshoptn

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Woodbridge

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#10 posted 249 days ago

Thanks everyone for the kind comments.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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greeneyes

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#11 posted 249 days ago

super box. I like the dark burl background.

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