Practice several basic woodworking techniques when you build this inlaid box inspired by a piece that was originally built in 1730. I will be glad to work with you to design and personalize a bible box with various woods and personalized it with wood burned or inlaid images and text.
I have made nearly 3000 boxes one at a time by hand in the last ten years.
Bible box woodworking plans. Put whatever you want in this piece it doesn t have to be for your bible. It was presented to george w. From the minute i brought this lidded box into the popular woodworking office debate began.
This simple keepsake box project doesn t require a lot of work but the end result is solid construction and a rich looking lid. Apr 6 2020 diy and arts crafts centered on jesus. Moving on i found a really interesting business plan called wood profits which teaches you how to launch a six figure woodworking business 90 000 150 000 a year like if you re into that sort of thing.
This free plan shows you how to build a quick tablesaw jig to complete the decorative splines. Free ornamental box woodworking plan. Regardless this pennsylvania designed box deserves high praise.
But if you want to make a. Besides the fact that making boxes is a real pleasure this is also a good opportunity to practice different types of woodworking techniques. The cross has a layer of teak for contrast.
The box is historically accurate and features custom made hardware. From the october 2009 issue 178 buy this issue now. And the finished box is versatile enough for whatever you want to store from.
Nov 17 2013 a simple box made for a friend who wanted a box to give her niece a new bible. I have not tried it myself but you can check out the latest user testimonials on the official wood profits website. No one really knows what the original piece was used for but we ll stick with the name.
I called it a bible box but some wondered where that term originated. These are some examples of bible boxes i have made. Learn to make a herringbone inlay and cut half blind dovetails.
This 18th century reproduction bible box is made from tulip poplar. If the boxes you plan to make should serve only as the storage for redundant stuff in the basement or for tools in the workshop their manufacture is not some big challenge. See more ideas about wood crosses wooden crosses woodworking.
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