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LITTLE GIFT FOR A PRINCESS

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Project by kiefer posted 147 days ago 1816 views 7 times favorited 31 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just a little box made from birch with walnut details and a OSB lid insert .
This box went to a little girl who’s mother endured cancer and recovered but put a lot of strain on her family .
My daughter felt that a special gift was in order for this little girl and this is what I made for her .
The surprise in her eyes said it all and that is good enough for me .

-- Kiefer 松





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Woodwrecker

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#1 posted 147 days ago

Great job brother.
What a wonderful present for that little girl.
I think she’ll treasure it always.

-- Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein

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Texcaster

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#2 posted 147 days ago

Another winner!

-- Bill....... I listen very closely to the timber and then impose my will.

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Woodbridge

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#3 posted 147 days ago

A wonderful and thoughtful gift. The box looks great, as usual. The inside detail and finish is also outstanding.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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HillbillyShooter

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#4 posted 147 days ago

Very attractive! This will make an elegant gift for a little girl who sounds like could use something special. Outstanding job for a special present.

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

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Dave777

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#5 posted 147 days ago

What a wonderful box.
Dave

-- the stone rejected by the builders will become the capstone

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jaykaypur

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#6 posted 147 days ago

Very nice and I bet her smile was priceless! Love how you put the kerf around the walnut strip. Deceptive craftsmanship at its finest.

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

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hoss12992

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#7 posted 147 days ago

That is AWESOME buddy! Absolutely beautiful, and Im sure the girl as well as her family will treasure it for many years to come. The craftsmanship is amazing. Great job buddy

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

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JL7

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#8 posted 147 days ago

That is a very cool gift….

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,001 ways that won't work.

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cathyb

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#9 posted 147 days ago

You’ve got such a good heart. What a wonderful gift and it is a treasure that she will cherish for a life time.
By the way, the box is super cool.
Cheers :)

-- cathyb, Hawaii, www.cathyswoodworking.com

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ruddy

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#10 posted 147 days ago

Kiefer, as always a beautiful result. I do admire your work and appreciate how you keep trying different ideas and themes.

-- And my head I'd be a scratchin'

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shipwright

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#11 posted 147 days ago

You are a good man Klaus.
....... and a great craftsman to boot.
Do I detect a bit of that new high end material OSB on the top?

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

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mbs

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#12 posted 147 days ago

Nice!

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

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sras

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#13 posted 147 days ago

I could tell that is a kiefer box even before I saw who posted it! You have a signature style – and it is good!

Another winner!

AND – it sounds like you were well paid…

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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tefinn

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#14 posted 147 days ago

Beautiful box and a beautiful story. Total winner all around.

-- Tom Finnigan - Measures? We don't need no stinking measures! - Hmm, maybe thats why my project pieces don't fit.

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stefang

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#15 posted 147 days ago

During my four year Navy stint I spent a lot of time in Japan and this wonderful box elicits memories associated with soji screens, bamboo floor matting, etc. I think you have really nailed the style with this one Kiefer. I also think you have made a gift that this girl will cherish forever. Very well done on both accounts.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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