Making Heirloom Boxes

Making Heirloom Boxes

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Guided by an experienced woodworker and hundreds of photos, enjoy a full course that covers everything: sourcing and seasoning different woods; choosing and using tools and equipment, and mastering basic techniques (mapping out the design, making dovetails, assembling the internal pieces), and more. Projects include a strap-hinged box with a curved drawer; a chess box with board; and a skeleton box.

These pieces are made to last. Guided by an experienced woodworker and hundreds of photos, enjoy a full course in box-making that covers everything: sourcing and seasoning different woods, choosing and using tools and equipment, mastering basic techniques (mapping out the design, making dovetails, assembling the internal pieces), and more. Projects include a strap-hinged box with a curved drawer, a chess box with board, and a skeleton box.


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Peter Lloyd shares his skills and excellence in producing exquisite, solid wood boxes. Their seductive, satin-smooth finish and fine detailing beg to be touched and demonstrate beautifully Peter's trademark of using no material other than wood - even for the hinges. Follow his original designs, with clear, step-by-step instructions and photography with full plans, to achieve one-off pieces to be proud of.

Publisher: Lewes : Guild of Master Craftsman, 2002
Description: 169 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 28 cm
ISBN: 9781861081766
1861081766
Branch Call Number: 745.593 Llo

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