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santa is in his shop...trivets and boxes

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Project by shopdog posted 232 days ago 840 views 3 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Tis the season…
The first 2 pics are a couple of MC Escher inspired trivets. More that inspired…It’s Escher, with my interpretation.
I’m revisiting this particular piece, angels and devils, because I love it. I made a series of Escher trivets some time ago (posted in my projects). This time around, I used walnut and elm. They are about 8” across, and 7/16” thick.

The boxes are some simple Andy boxes, of different sizes, and woods. They are made from Mahogany, walnut, quarter sawn white oak, and rift sawn white oak. The bottoms are flocked with the green stuff from Lee Valley.
They will be gifts for family and friends.
Hope they/you like them. Thanks for looking.

-- Steve-- http://www.urbanexteriors.biz





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degoose

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#1 posted 232 days ago

Let me be the first to say… very well done… simple but elegant…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 232 days ago

WOW, those are great. Nice work making them!1 Thanks for sharing…............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Surfside

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#3 posted 232 days ago

Great job on that! You did an incredible job on sanding, cutting and designing the entire project!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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scrollingmom

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#4 posted 231 days ago

Nicely done.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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shopdog

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#5 posted 231 days ago

Thanks for the comments

-- Steve-- http://www.urbanexteriors.biz

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 231 days ago

Steve, you’ve done a nice job on all of these. They really look great.

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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TheWoodenBoxes

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#7 posted 231 days ago

Very beautiful boxes.

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Fishinbo

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#8 posted 226 days ago

Cool trivets and classy boxes! Beautiful wood choices and finish. They make great presents indeed. Great job!

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