Ribbon Box

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Ribbon Box

Postby zaxis » Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:00 am

A simple box I wanted to share that I made with my Axiom machine and Vcarve pro.

Ribbon1.jpg

Ribbon2.jpg

box cutout.jpg

box2 (1).jpg

open box (1).jpg

open box (2).jpg
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby highpockets » Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:39 am

WOW!!! Fantastic job!! I really like the creative way you made the bows....

Thanks for sharing!!!
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby Rcnewcomb » Wed Oct 31, 2018 5:52 am

I like your choice of woods.
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby Arnell » Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:35 am

Great looking box. I made a ribbon box a few years back but used a scroll saw. I like you method much better.
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby mtylerfl » Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:13 pm

I love seeing your projects - your work always says “quality” to me!

Outstanding job on this ribbon box. It’s gorgeous!
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby garylmast » Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:41 pm

I'm another one that likes your work. Impressive.

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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby scottp55 » Wed Oct 31, 2018 2:19 pm

WOW!!
NOT a box to give to a child on Christmas(where they RIP the box open to get inside:) !!
LOVE the wood and design!
Great work!
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Ribbon Box

Postby Bobtail Farm » Wed Oct 31, 2018 2:22 pm

Art in the conception and art in the execution.
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby mfirlott » Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:51 pm

Exquisite! All I can say.
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby wbrock » Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:06 pm

WOW that is absolutely beautiful. I can't to get my skills to that level
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby adze_cnc » Wed Oct 31, 2018 4:57 pm

Two furniture/craft things that never quite thrill me: striped wood projects (esp. turned bowls) and glass tops for tables.

I now have at least one example of a striped wood project that uses the stripes integrally to the idea. Thanks! and good work.

Now if someone can do a glass topped table where the glass doesn't just look arbitrarily applied I'd be happier.

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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby martin54 » Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:30 pm

That looks great, thanks for sharing :lol:

Have you drawn that from scroll saw plans?
Can't help thinking I have seen something along the same lines & scroll saw plans popped into my head :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby calgrdnr » Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:16 pm

That's great , I see your thinking outside the box .... :lol:
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby llwood » Wed Oct 31, 2018 11:35 pm

Wow, that's awesome! Very creative!
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Re: Ribbon Box

Postby zaxis » Thu Nov 01, 2018 12:04 am

Thanks everyone, for all of the complements. Martin....I saw something in a book that was similar, done with a scroll saw and decided to try making one with my CNC. I first sketched out the ribbon pieces with pencil and then scanned my drawing into the bitmap in VCarve and was able to develop my tool paths. I get lots of ideas from the internet, books or things that I see in stores.
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