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"Art Box" (Andy Style)

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Project by huff posted 10-15-2009 12:18 AM 6951 views 28 times favorited 37 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I really enjoyed the tutorial Andy did on his Art Style Box. I had to try one. I had some Wenge left from a project I just finished, so decided to use that and Curly Maple for the splines, handle and medalion. Lacquer finish.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com





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Loucarb

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#1 posted 10-15-2009 12:20 AM

That is a gorgeous box and fantastic craftsmanship. Well done.

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 10-15-2009 12:21 AM

Wow John that looks great I think Andy would agree.

-- https://www.artisticwoodstudio.com/videos

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Andy

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#3 posted 10-15-2009 12:32 AM

Very Art Deco in style.I love it!
Wenge and Maple are a winning combination,and your shaping really gives it life.
It looks like you mastered the inset lid too, well done.
Overall a fine job indeed!

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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#4 posted 10-15-2009 01:09 AM

Beautiful!

Andy-worthy in every way.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#5 posted 10-15-2009 01:28 AM

Wow John, really turned out great!

-- Guy,PEI

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#6 posted 10-15-2009 01:32 AM

Really nice. Great wood contrast.

-- "The way to make a small fortune in woodworking- start with a large one"

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shopmania

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#7 posted 10-15-2009 01:33 AM

Wow, John, I am really impressed!! That looks awesome!

Tim

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, [email protected] Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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Max

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#8 posted 10-15-2009 01:38 AM

What a beautiful box. I need to go through Andy’s blog and get to making one of those… Great job.

-- Max "Desperado", Salt Lake City, UT

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cabinetmaster

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#9 posted 10-15-2009 02:07 AM

John, what a great looking box. Why didn’t you bring that one to the LJ picnic?....................LOL

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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Ed Elizondo

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#10 posted 10-15-2009 02:23 AM

John, this is one great looking box. I really like what you did giving it the differrent levels of dimensions. ook forward to seeing more of these.

-- Ed E. " Taking one board at a time "

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#11 posted 10-15-2009 02:36 AM

just like andys i want to eat this one too they all remind me of a candybar snickers my fave. it looks like chocolate and nuts with caramel so sweeeeet, nice job!!

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.ic[email protected]

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huff

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#12 posted 10-15-2009 02:54 AM

Hey Jerry, I sent that box off to Pennsylvania just before we had the picnic. It was a wedding present. Lauren took the pictures a couple weeks ago and has been after me to post it. Have to keep the girls in the family happy! lol.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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#13 posted 10-15-2009 03:24 AM

Excellent Job, John!! I love it!! Like Ike said, it almost looks Edible… Yummy!! :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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rowdy

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#14 posted 10-15-2009 03:29 AM

That is one nice box!!

-- Rowdy in Kechi, Kansas

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#15 posted 10-15-2009 04:21 AM

Very nice, I think you did Andy proud with that one.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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