LumberJocks

badgers shutbox game

  • Advertise with us
Project by Wally331 posted 110 days ago 477 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My uncle remodeled his kitchen a year or so ago and gave me a truckload of oak trim for free. I decided to make him a Wisconsin badgers themed shut the box game for Christmas. The oak is part of his old kitchen, and I added some padauk which compliments it quite nicely. Half blinds just so I don’t get to rusty. A little bit of felt marquetry to finish it off. Thanks for reading and happy new years!





5 comments so far

View BigRedKnothead's profile

BigRedKnothead

3555 posts in 484 days


#1 posted 110 days ago

Nicely done man. You baffle me. When I was in HS I making wood cd holders like this….

.and they kicked my butt;-)

-- Red -- “I ain't as good as I'm gonna get....but I'm better than I used to be."

View Don W's profile

Don W

13935 posts in 1069 days


#2 posted 110 days ago

Red, we didn’t have cd’s when I was in High school!! I built a gun cabinet.

Nice work Wally. I like the half blinds.

-- There is nothing like the sound of a well tuned hand plane. - http://timetestedtools.wordpress.com (timetestedtools at hotmail dot c0m)

View Charles Maxwell's profile

Charles Maxwell

924 posts in 2309 days


#3 posted 110 days ago

On Wisconsin!!

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

View chrisstef's profile

chrisstef

9367 posts in 1508 days


#4 posted 110 days ago

Keep after it Wally. You got the squills man. Red better watch out, there’s an up and coming guy who can rival his pace of work.

-- "there aren’t many hand tools as awe-inspiring as the #8 jointer. I mean, it just reeks of cast iron heft and hubris" - Smitty

View Wally331's profile

Wally331

183 posts in 526 days


#5 posted 109 days ago

Haha Red, you’ve turned into quite the furniture maker now though, so hopefully were not opposites and I go the other way lol. Thanks Stef and Don.

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