Christmas treats box

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Project by Celticscroller posted 10-17-2012 02:47 AM 1829 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I used Steve Good’s pattern (Scrollworks) to make this Christmas box from mahogany and yellow cedar on my scroll saw.

-- Anna, Richmond BC

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woodshaver Tony C

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#1 posted 10-17-2012 03:04 AM

Another nice box. But someone ate all the treats!!! I love your work!!!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#2 posted 10-17-2012 03:38 AM

Very nice project—really enjoy your work. Keep it coming, but how about something for Halloween and Thanksgiving (here in the U.S.A. Anyway)?

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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#3 posted 10-17-2012 10:16 AM

Santa will be here before we know it.. Very nice scrolling. I like the wood combos. It really brings your fine scrollwork out.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. [email protected]

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#4 posted 10-17-2012 02:35 PM

Neat and clean scrollwork – beautiful box!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#5 posted 10-17-2012 05:47 PM

Thanks all for your kind comments. One of these years I’ll get around to Halloween projects, John. Our Thanksgiving has already passed!

-- Anna, Richmond BC

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#6 posted 10-18-2012 03:49 AM

Very nice piece. I don’t seem to have the patience for scrollwork & I admire all of you who do.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

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#7 posted 10-18-2012 10:23 AM

What a cool project, Anna! I love this box! Your work is beautiful. I find it sometimes hard to do boxes like this and keep the straight lines looking nice, but you did a great job. The contrasting liner is really cool – it makes the whole box look crisp and clean. Just beautiful! :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#8 posted 10-18-2012 06:49 PM

Fun and very festive! I also like the contrast between your wood choices.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#9 posted 10-18-2012 11:48 PM

Thank you Sheila and Jonathan. I love doing any kind of Christmas project.

-- Anna, Richmond BC

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