Castle Shadow Box

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Project by Chulawanna posted 03-09-2010 05:34 PM 11109 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I received the first picture from a spouse of a Retiring Marine. She wanted to know if I could build a Shadow box that looked like a Castle.

The second picture is what I sent her back as an example of what a box would look like.

The third picture was taking the the middle of the project.

The last picture was the finished project. It was a blast making this and I really liked the way it turned out.

Hope you all like it too!

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#1 posted 03-09-2010 05:51 PM

I salute you and the Retiring Marine!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#2 posted 03-09-2010 05:56 PM

I like it, nice build. And welcome to our website!!

-- Ohh mann...pancakes and boobies...I'll bet that's what Heaven is like! ♣ ♣ ♣ ♣

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#3 posted 03-09-2010 06:06 PM

Great job

-- Bill from Lithia Springs, GA I love the smell of sawdust in the morning.

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#4 posted 03-09-2010 06:22 PM

Nicely Done!!!

-- Huey- Denver, CO Active Duty Air Force

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#5 posted 03-09-2010 07:56 PM

Very impressive. Great Job!!!!!

-- Paul, North Dakota, USAF Ret.

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#6 posted 03-10-2010 02:04 AM

The castle is the branch insignia of the Engineers. Their motto is “Essayons”—(Let us try)

-- I love the smell of sawdust in the morning.

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#7 posted 03-10-2010 04:35 AM

Well done! I hope the MSGT likes it. I was an engineer when I was in, and I love the design! Very well done! Engineers UP! Semper Fi!

-- christopheralan

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#8 posted 03-17-2010 09:54 PM

thats a great piece of work. My Brother is in the Army and is apart of the engineers this castle design is on some shirts he gave us when he got out of fort leonard wood. Thats an awesome idea thanks for sharing.

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#9 posted 11-20-2010 02:07 AM

Very nice. Thanks for sharing this project.

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#10 posted 03-16-2014 10:12 PM

Great work !! Would you be willing to make another? My son in law is retired from the Army, and I would love to present him with one.

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