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Forum topic by MrRon posted 05-28-2013 08:58 PM 802 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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05-28-2013 08:58 PM

We all hate to think about death, but have to come to grips at some point. This may not be a very popular topic, but there have been some who have asked about making urns for ashes. I have made an urn for a deceased friend at the request of his widow. Urns typically have been made in the shape of a jar. I have come up with a thought that may appeal to someone who makes urns. Instead of the usual jar shape, why not make it in the form of a minature coffin. It would certainly become a conversation piece sitting on a fireplace mantle.

After posting this thread, I did a search and found that there are companies that make urns in just about any shape you want. They even make keepsake jewelry for ashes.

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#1 posted 05-30-2013 02:09 AM

I made one for my daughter in the shape of a box, you can see it on my projects page. although the jar type is the traditional shape, I don’t think it is the rule. Good luck

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