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Project by Tokolosi posted 165 days ago 873 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

...I just had to try it again.

Don’t worry Greg I think your position as master box sculptor is till very safe ;-)

The boxes are about 5 1\”2 square and 3 1\2” deep. Maple with walnut, bubinga and zebra inserts. Finished with tinted Danish oil and poly topcoats.

These are a blast to make. Definitely going to try it again.

Thanks for looking. And if anyone can tell me how to rotate my photos using my tablet and or iPhone I’d appreciate it

-- “There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something. You certainly usually find something, if you look, but it is not always quite the something you were after.” ~ JRR Tolkien





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steve_in_ohio

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#1 posted 165 days ago

Wow, that is so amazing, the boxes are beautiful, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---

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Brett

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#2 posted 165 days ago

I’m surprised the boxes didn’t just tumble off of the screen! ha ha.

Great job on the boxes and having fun too!

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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doubleDD

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#3 posted 164 days ago

Great work. They are beautiful.

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

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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#4 posted 164 days ago

The sculpting bug has bitten…Very nice…once you get started there is no turning back.
I think the only way to get the photos facing correctly is with a photo editing program such as paint Shop Pro.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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lanwater

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#5 posted 164 days ago

Well done! They are Very nice.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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a1Jim

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#6 posted 164 days ago

They are very cool

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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recycle1943

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#7 posted 164 days ago

send the pics to you puter, open, rt. click and rotate ?

btw – nice boxes

-- Dick, Ohio

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aussiedave

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#8 posted 164 days ago

Some very nice boxes, great work for first time sculpting….keep them coming don’t give up.

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

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jaykaypur

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#9 posted 164 days ago

Nice job. Like how the woods contrast each other too.

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

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Roger

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#10 posted 164 days ago

Gr8 lookin boxes. There should be some kind of edit menu somewhere so you can turn em.

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

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#11 posted 163 days ago

very nice

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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majuvla

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#12 posted 163 days ago

Beautiful boxes!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Achiko

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#13 posted 162 days ago

Nice work!

On my iPad, I use the Photos app. Select a photo on your Camera Roll (or other app), click Edit, the choose Rotate. So simple, even I can do it.

Chuck

-- Chuck, Cottage Grove, Oregon -- http://www.alibiforignorance.blogspot.com

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