Walnut & Ebony Jewelry Box


This simple little box is made out of domestic walnut from Jefferson County, WV, with ebony accents left over from making guitar fingerboards. I made this for my girlfriend, so she would always have a little piece of West Virginia no matter where life takes us. I decided to go with brushed brass hinges, as it ties in well with the rustic feel.

Very nice. I like the look of the front, it looks like you left the saw kerfs on it for texture.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

Yep, the wood was lightly sanded and then stained. I didn’t use a sealer, which brought out the saw kerfs even further.

Excellent build love the wood too.

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