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Project by poospleasures posted 216 days ago 1144 views 4 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are a few of the boxes made this year. The boxes with small legs are just that, medium sized jewelry boxes. The others are boxes with secrets (see my earlier projects postings to see how they work). The box with the blue lid medallion depicts the Alaskan flag ( made for a friend in Fairbanks). Questions welcome and comments please. Thanks for looking and a great big Merry Christmas to all.

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning. Vernon





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HillbillyShooter

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#1 posted 216 days ago

Great looking boxes, and Merry Christmas to you and all LJs.

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

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 216 days ago

These are very fine boxes ,most excellent work.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Jim Jakosh

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#3 posted 216 days ago

Sweet boxes, Vernon!!!!!!!!!!!!!............Jim

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

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davidmackv

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#4 posted 216 days ago

Is that spalted maple? I have some spalted maple from a tree I cut down in my front yard that looks just like that.

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doubleDD

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#5 posted 216 days ago

You did well with these boxes. I noticed a centered point on some of them. Very interesting. Great work.

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

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MontanaBob

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#6 posted 216 days ago

Outstanding

-- To realize our true destiny, we must be guided not by a myth from our past, but by a vision of our future

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Monte Pittman

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#7 posted 216 days ago

Very nice work

-- 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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aussiedave

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#8 posted 216 days ago

Great looking boxes , the lids are great as is the rest of each box and the woods are very nice….Thanks for sharing.

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

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recycle1943

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#9 posted 216 days ago

Questions welcome

Being on the dense side, I have to ask – how do you make the legs ?

btw – beautiful work !

recycle1943

-- Dick, Ohio

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LarryL

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#10 posted 215 days ago

Great boxes all, the jointery is 1st quality and very inventive designs. Thanks for sharing.

-- Have answers, need the right questions.

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poospleasures

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#11 posted 215 days ago

Thanks everyone. I did respond to recycle’s question and we had quite a conversation. I wish all you and your family’s a wonderful Merry Christmas.

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning. Vernon

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rance

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#12 posted 215 days ago

Lots of creativity. Very well done.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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Roger

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#13 posted 214 days ago

All super nice Vernon. I really like the moon n stars one.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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