Keepsake Box

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Project by Travisesp posted 07-02-2014 04:00 PM 1836 views 9 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A keepsake box i just finished for a birthday present.

-- Travis Mangrum

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#1 posted 07-02-2014 04:13 PM

Absolutely Beautiful! My birthday is in a few weeks? LOL
Seriously – that is a fantastic piece – great job!
What type of wood did you use?

-- I turn wood into 'things' ..... what is your superpower?

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#2 posted 07-02-2014 04:22 PM

Beautiful box! Is that a piece of aluminum in the handle? Thanks for sharing!

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#3 posted 07-02-2014 04:33 PM

-- Travis Mangrum

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#4 posted 07-02-2014 06:34 PM

Love the design

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#5 posted 07-02-2014 10:37 PM

Beautiful box….the lift and legs give it an Asian feel….well balanced, designed, and crafted.

-- jbschutz

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#6 posted 07-03-2014 12:14 AM

Thanks !! the sides are lacewood and the legs and handle are wenge with a peice of aluminum cut in for decoration. The top is lacewood and birch veneer.

-- Travis Mangrum

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#7 posted 07-03-2014 12:32 AM

lovely box! great design.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#8 posted 07-03-2014 03:10 AM

Love it!
The little feet are verycool!

-- Being focused on a project is the best meditation, it allows you to live in the moment"

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#9 posted 07-03-2014 05:38 AM

Very nice!

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#10 posted 07-03-2014 04:47 PM

Beautiful work. I saw that design in one of the magazines and I think you did it better than they did. Glad I didn’t try, I would have been embarrassed.

-- Schooled in the advanced art of sawdust and woodchip manufacturing.

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#11 posted 07-05-2014 09:28 PM

Wonderful box, love the feet and the handle

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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