LumberJocks

Wedding Box

  • Advertise with us
Project by Steevo posted 12-06-2013 10:27 PM 822 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made for a friends wedding this American White Oak Box is lined with Red Ironbark has barrell hinges and a top from a highly figured piece of Oak I had in the shop for many years.
Finished with Tung Oil.
It now lives in the beautiful town of Raleigh, NSW Australia

-- I was married by a judge.....I should have asked for a Jury





11 comments so far

View bugz's profile

bugz

773 posts in 1351 days


#1 posted 12-06-2013 10:58 PM

Beautiful box, great wood combo.

-- Bob, Lewistown, Montana. Kindness is the Language the blind can see and deaf can hear. - Mark Twain

View doubleDD's profile

doubleDD

2576 posts in 731 days


#2 posted 12-06-2013 11:21 PM

Very nice looking box. Well done.

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

View gfadvm's profile

gfadvm

11234 posts in 1378 days


#3 posted 12-07-2013 01:23 AM

I’ve gotta like it. It looks like one of mine! Love the raised panel lid and the feet.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

View RogerBean's profile

RogerBean

1180 posts in 1641 days


#4 posted 12-07-2013 01:28 AM

Nice clean design. Well done. I also like the contrasting interior.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

View Mean_Dean's profile

Mean_Dean

1598 posts in 1835 days


#5 posted 12-07-2013 01:59 AM

Very nice looking box! I’m sure the happy couple will really appreciate it!

-- Dean

View NormG's profile

NormG

4259 posts in 1691 days


#6 posted 12-07-2013 02:21 AM

Great piece

-- Norman

View Woodbridge's profile

Woodbridge

2776 posts in 1105 days


#7 posted 12-07-2013 04:58 AM

great looking box. The figure on the top is quite nice as is the contrasting interior.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112311 posts in 2265 days


#8 posted 12-07-2013 05:07 AM

Very good looking box.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View bygrace's profile

bygrace

135 posts in 657 days


#9 posted 12-07-2013 11:28 PM

Love the figured wood on top. Never would have guessed it was oak also, but my experience is pretty limited. It’s a great looking box.

-- Andy, Waxahachie, Tx.

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11301 posts in 863 days


#10 posted 12-11-2013 03:31 PM

Beautiful box! Like attractive wood combo and the clean lines. Great job!

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

15960 posts in 1554 days


#11 posted 12-11-2013 03:33 PM

This is a beautiful 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

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase