Pencil and Business Card Holder #1

  • Advertise with us
Project by depictureboy posted 11-23-2008 01:32 AM 2221 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

took the Wood whisperers pencil holder and added a little bit to it. I think next time I will add a little piece of wood to the front where I put the core groove. Overall I am happy with this…And I got the walnut pretty cheap cause it was leftovers…You cant see it in the pictures because of the angle, but I wrapped the grain around the holders so that on 3 sides there is a continuation from the side before it.

-- If you can't build it, code it. If you can't code it, build it. But always ALWAYS take a picture.

9 comments so far

View christopheralan's profile


1126 posts in 5011 days

#1 posted 11-23-2008 01:38 AM

Nice job. I love the finish you put on it. Walnut finishes great when done right, and yours looks awosome. I like the grain wrap idea.

-- christopheralan

View Dusty56's profile


11866 posts in 4978 days

#2 posted 11-23-2008 01:39 AM

SWEET use of scraps …love Walnut !

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

View Chris Cunanan's profile

Chris Cunanan

339 posts in 4771 days

#3 posted 11-23-2008 01:46 AM

what finish is that? looks great!

View Handi75's profile


377 posts in 4765 days

#4 posted 11-23-2008 03:07 AM

I have to Agree, that’s very nice… That would work well in a Business Environment at a Bank or some sort…

The customers and clients would Dig that, would probably be a pretty good Seller on etsy or something.


-- Jimmy "Handi" Warner,,, Twitter: @Handisworkshop, @HandisCreations

View depictureboy's profile


420 posts in 4933 days

#5 posted 11-23-2008 05:12 AM

I just did a simple finish of Formby’s Tung oil finish(2 coats) with 2 coats of Gloss Poly 0000 steel wool buff with a final coat of satin poly.

-- If you can't build it, code it. If you can't code it, build it. But always ALWAYS take a picture.

View Karson's profile


35279 posts in 5691 days

#6 posted 11-23-2008 03:13 PM

Looks great. A nice job.

Some day when you show up at my shop, I’ll have to show you how to make all 4 corners have the grain match.

And you thought it would be impossible.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

View rikkor's profile


11295 posts in 5165 days

#7 posted 11-23-2008 03:36 PM

Nicely done. Any executive would be happy to have this on his (her) desk.

View dustygirl's profile


862 posts in 5019 days

#8 posted 11-23-2008 03:55 PM

Nice job.That would make a great xmas gift. :-)

-- Dustygirl..Hastings,Ontario.. How much wood can 1 gal chuck if 1 gal can't cut wood?

View a1Jim's profile


118297 posts in 4868 days

#9 posted 05-03-2009 03:54 AM

Love that figure nicely done


Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics