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Project by MyChipCarving posted 02-19-2014 05:42 PM 1012 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the final chip carved box I carved for my family in remembrance of my younger brother. This box is for my older brother.
Basswood, lined with velvet, sealer and lacquer finish. The design is free form, positive image carving, a design I created using the Pattern Wizard.
Thanks for looking. I’m glad I could do this for my family to honor my brother’s life.

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996





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patron

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#1 posted 02-19-2014 06:46 PM

beautiful work marty

a good way for the family to remember loved ones by

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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steve_in_ohio

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#2 posted 02-19-2014 06:57 PM

very beautiful box, it turned out amazing, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---

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Brett

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#3 posted 02-19-2014 07:12 PM

This a beautifully carved box! I really like the carved letter and numbers. I’m sorry for the loss of your brother. This is a great way to remember him.

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

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#4 posted 02-19-2014 07:31 PM

A very special piece Marty ,a very fine tribute to your brother. I know how it feels to loose a younger brother,I lost mine in September,my greatest of condolences to you and your family.

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#5 posted 02-20-2014 06:07 AM

Lovely box, wonderful carving details.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#6 posted 02-20-2014 06:26 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing!

Rick

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MyChipCarving

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#7 posted 02-20-2014 12:01 PM

Thanks all, for your kind and encouraging comments. Jim, I’m sorry for your loss as well. Not easy, but trying to remember the valuable life he lived.

-- Marty, https://www.MyChipCarving.com, 866-444-6996

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Roger

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#8 posted 02-20-2014 01:39 PM

A really nice tribute to the loss of your brother.

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

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#9 posted 02-20-2014 01:45 PM

Beautiful carving and a very heartfelt tribute to your brother, My condolences on your loss.

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

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#10 posted 02-21-2014 12:36 AM

beautiful carving and a wonderful tribute.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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