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Project by Wood Studios posted 05-11-2015 01:00 PM 1200 views 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Bank boxes for two of my seven granddaughters. I used poplar and the paint is an inexpensive sample size [water-based] with several coats of water-based varnish. The guy who sold me the paint noted three times that the paint was just to test the color and it would not hold up like the ‘real’ paint so I fixed it with the varnish.

-- I read it but I wasn't listening!!

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#1 posted 05-11-2015 10:17 PM

Well first off…WOW!...Seven granddaughters?
Secondly, these are a great idea!
Nicely done sir!

-- I always knew I would grow old, But I expected it to take longer!

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#2 posted 05-12-2015 05:15 AM

You’ll now have to make another 5 for the rest of the granddaugthers….a great encouragement to save….
They look to be about 6” tall??
Anyways, a beautiful handmade wooden gift….got to love that and the girls will treasure them for years…

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#3 posted 05-12-2015 12:19 PM

Nice motivation for saving mony from early days,brvo, good work. I like this authentic look and colour.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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