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Project by Woodfix posted 03-03-2014 05:53 AM 1086 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A traditional pencil case made for ‘Alex’ (who would have guessed). Hand cut finger joints at the corners. Made from New Guinea Rosewood (box) and Silky Oak (lid). Alex is my nephew who started school in Australia this year after moving from Georgia USA.

2 & 3 are for his brother and my son.

-- I would rather have the most memories, than the most money.





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TopamaxSurvivor

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#1 posted 03-03-2014 06:43 AM

Nice work. Where are 2 & 3?

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#2 posted 03-03-2014 11:42 AM

Long move, Good to have a talented uncle.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#3 posted 03-09-2014 08:40 PM

Lucky Alex.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#4 posted 03-10-2014 02:19 PM

Beautiful pencil box, like the pretty wood combo. It’s way better than the store bought ones.

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#5 posted 03-14-2014 06:09 PM

Very nice and so well made!!!!!! True crafsmanship with the hand cut joints!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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