Chip carved basswood box

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Project by MyChipCarving posted 01-30-2019 02:36 AM 954 views 0 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Chip carved basswood box
3×6x9 inch box
Chip carved Gothic swirls on sides
Positive image maple leaves on top
Finish, 3 coats spray clear matte Rustoleum 2X
Followed by Varathane dark walnut gel stain.
Thx for looking

-- Marty,, 866-444-6996

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#1 posted 01-30-2019 02:58 AM

Very very beautiful!

-- “We all die. The goal isn't to live forever; the goal is to create something that will.” - Chuck Palahniuk

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#2 posted 01-30-2019 04:01 AM

Nicely done. The maple leaves seem familiar. I like it.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#3 posted 01-30-2019 10:50 AM

that is nice!

-- Petey

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#4 posted 01-30-2019 01:39 PM


-- Pete in NC

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#5 posted 01-30-2019 01:59 PM

Very impressive. I like both patterns you carved.

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#7 posted 02-01-2019 07:08 PM

Nicely done!

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#8 posted 02-06-2019 01:27 AM


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#9 posted 02-10-2019 11:18 PM

Thanks all for your kind comments. You don’t have to be Canadian to enjoy the maple leaves :-) Isn’t that right, John!

-- Marty,, 866-444-6996

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#10 posted 02-11-2019 02:34 AM

That’s for sure Marty.

-- John, British Columbia, Canada

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#11 posted 02-20-2019 08:49 AM

This would be perfect as a gift regardless of the occasion. The carvings are so intricate that they look unique and grand. I could use an additional storage chest anytime, especially one that looks as stunning as this masterpiece!

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#12 posted 03-01-2019 03:03 AM

I’d really love to see what the inside of this box looks like. The designs on the side of this storage box look really great too – an idea would be if you could somehow carve out the dark areas and make it look like a grill for the side of the box! That would make it a great airing box for things!

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