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United Way Gift Basket project

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Project by JBarnes posted 08-28-2019 02:06 AM 353 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Every year my team at work makes a wine themed gift basket for a silent auction to raise money for our company’s charity of choice United Way. My part is to make the box as nice and cheaply as possible. This year I used it as an excuse to try out a new finishing technique. At least new to me. I used a dark stain and then took a dry paint brush and lightly painted it to give it an aged look. I guess what is new is old.

-- If at first you don't succeed get a bigger hammer.





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swirt

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#1 posted 08-28-2019 01:29 PM

Nice design with rustic style. Good work on the finish.

-- Galootish log blog, http://www.timberframe-tools.com

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Ivan

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#2 posted 08-29-2019 05:13 AM

Nice box, nice cause!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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