Asian Style Box... #2: Inside...

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Blog entry by degoose posted 11-05-2010 10:55 AM 1705 reads 1 time favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Today I made the inserts for the Teaser Box… Forrest Green felt over plywood….

Spray adhesive from the craft shop..

Looks cool hey…

And then just slide them into the box…

Very smooth…

More tomorrow.

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#1 posted 11-05-2010 11:15 AM

Nice combination. That is going to be nice when you’re done:-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 11-05-2010 11:31 AM

Interesting box, can’t wait to see it finished. The felt work looked great too!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#3 posted 11-05-2010 12:33 PM

The green is such a jade color… so Asian… and so attractive.
I too am looking forward to seeing the finished product.

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#4 posted 11-05-2010 01:59 PM

Looking good Larry! Out of inexperience I always attached my felt directly to the box and wondered why it always seemed to give me fits. Then one day I stumbled on how you are “Suppose” to do it…. Ohhh don’t I feel silly now. From here on out I am going this route and hope my stuff comes out as good as this one Larry…

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#5 posted 11-05-2010 02:04 PM

Hey, really cool to see the play by play. When I get back to box-making… I think I might give this a shot.

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#6 posted 11-05-2010 02:21 PM


-- Gary, Los Angeles, video game animator

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#7 posted 11-05-2010 02:24 PM

Very smooth, very beautiful. That is going to be a very classy box.

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#8 posted 11-05-2010 02:31 PM

Fine looking box and great way to fit that felt in.

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#9 posted 11-05-2010 03:24 PM

I felt it coming all along. LOL!

-- Rowdy in Kechi, Kansas

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#10 posted 11-05-2010 04:36 PM

That’s a pretty nice box to store for Fortune Cookie storage, Larry ;^)

It is beautiful!!


-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#11 posted 11-05-2010 06:15 PM

That green is a perfect color! My question is: do you put a dab of glue on the back of the plywood before you insert it into the box or is it just a press fit? I’m going to use this method when I get started with making boxes again.

-- Lorna, Cape Cod

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#12 posted 11-05-2010 06:58 PM

The combination looks great!

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#13 posted 11-06-2010 12:59 AM


-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#14 posted 11-06-2010 01:44 AM

Very nice!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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