Dragonfly Box

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Project by JT23325 posted 12-30-2012 05:33 AM 1787 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a utility box that I made for the girlfriend to help her get the extra junk off her dresser :o) Seriously though this is my first pyro box, I was a little leary about making it out of Poplar but I think it came out pretty well all and all. Thanks for looking, and Happy New Year!!!

-- Jeff, Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. - Malcolm Forbes

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#1 posted 12-30-2012 05:49 AM

Wow this is wonderful ,great looking box.


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#2 posted 12-30-2012 05:50 AM

Jim, you are to kind thanks for your continued support

-- Jeff, Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. - Malcolm Forbes

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#3 posted 12-30-2012 12:46 PM

Beautiful work. You did a great job on this.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#4 posted 12-30-2012 01:59 PM

Great work Jeff. I love the pyro work too. The smoke fumes from this kind of work has put me off doing much of it. Do you have a way of overcoming that? I guess I could try a fan.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 12-30-2012 02:21 PM

Great work! My wife loves dragonflies- I may have to attempt something like this some day. I hope mine ends up half as good as yours.

-- Ron, Northern Illinois

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#6 posted 12-30-2012 02:57 PM

beautiful box. The dragon fly designs are really great looking,

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#7 posted 12-30-2012 04:58 PM

Beautiful piece of work. Love the box and the burning. You’ve got a great eye for design.

-- Vicki on the Eastern Shore of MD

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#8 posted 12-31-2012 02:25 AM

That is a beautiful box. The poplar complements the burning really well. This may be your first pyro box but you’ve got both the boxmaking and the woodburning down pat. VERY nice job here.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#9 posted 12-31-2012 04:56 AM

Very nice looking box, poplar is a difficult wood to burn but you did very well with it.

-- Tom D

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#10 posted 12-31-2012 05:22 PM

Nice, love dragonflies! I spent hours photographing them on the creek.

-- Terri, Rocky Mountain High Colorado!

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