Black Center Tiny Square Box

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Black Center Tiny Square Box

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Handmade item

Vintage

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I call this my “Tiny Square Black Center” Box. On the top of the box is an “Aunt Sukeys Choice” quilt pattern. The square box is about 3 1/2" x 3 1/2" and 2 1/2" tall. Inside it is 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 1 1/2". I made it using 92 pieces of wood cut in either diamond or triangle shapes from different kinds of wood. I used the half size pieces for the “Aunt Sukeys Choice” pattern on the top, so there are 40 pieces where I would normally have 20 pieces. The box is finished in its natural color with 5 or 6 coats of a clear wiping varnish, rubbed in by hand. The pieces are a bit over 3/16" thick, glued onto a Baltic Birch base, so they hold up much better than a thin veneer.

The type of wood is listed on the bottom of the box from the center out. On this box the wood is “Wenge” from West Africa, “Hackberry” from Missouri, “Purpleheart” from Central or South America, “Satinwood from Sri Lanka and “Walnut” from Missouri.

I made this box in 2001. On the bottom I signed it, listed the wood, and dated it. After the date, the words “Foot Cut” let you know I made it on a foot powered table saw.

I lined the box with black velveteen.

You can buy a matching set of 2 different boxes or Lazy Susans with this design and coloring.

To see a step by step on how this box was made, copy and paste this link;
http://www.flickr.com/photos/8809133@N05/sets/72157614518136842/

To see a video on some of the Aunt Sukeys Choice items I have, go to the following link and click on the video “Aunt Sukeys Choice Boxes & Lazy Susans”;
http://www.youtube.com/user/woodmosaics

The square box is just right to some of your favorite jewelry. My wife uses one to hold bobbins for her sewing machine.

Go to my ”Shop Polices” and “Profile” page to see my return policy and other information on how I make these. To see other small boxes I’ve made, click on “Small Boxes” or whatever gets your interest under “Sections in this shop”. The “Home” page itself can be rather confusing with everything mixed up. The “Sections in this shop” lets me show you all like items together as a unit.

Payment can be made using Pay Pal for immediate shipment, money order or check. Checks will have to clear before shipment is made.
I call this my “Tiny Square Black Center” Box. On the top of the box is an “Aunt Sukeys Choice” quilt pattern. The square box is about 3 1/2" x 3 1/2" and 2 1/2" tall. Inside it is 2 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 1 1/2". I made it using 92 pieces of wood cut in either diamond or triangle shapes from different kinds of wood. I used the half size pieces for the “Aunt Sukeys Choice” pattern on the top, so there are 40 pieces where I would normally have 20 pieces. The box is finished in its natural color with 5 or 6 coats of a clear wiping varnish, rubbed in by hand. The pieces are a bit over 3/16" thick, glued onto a Baltic Birch base, so they hold up much better than a thin veneer.

The type of wood is listed on the bottom of the box from the center out. On this box the wood is “Wenge” from West Africa, “Hackberry” from Missouri, “Purpleheart” from Central or South America, “Satinwood from Sri Lanka and “Walnut” from Missouri.

I made this box in 2001. On the bottom I signed it, listed the wood, and dated it. After the date, the words “Foot Cut” let you know I made it on a foot powered table saw.

I lined the box with black velveteen.

You can buy a matching set of 2 different boxes or Lazy Susans with this design and coloring.

To see a step by step on how this box was made, copy and paste this link;
http://www.flickr.com/photos/8809133@N05/sets/72157614518136842/

To see a video on some of the Aunt Sukeys Choice items I have, go to the following link and click on the video “Aunt Sukeys Choice Boxes & Lazy Susans”;
http://www.youtube.com/user/woodmosaics

The square box is just right to some of your favorite jewelry. My wife uses one to hold bobbins for her sewing machine.

Go to my ”Shop Polices” and “Profile” page to see my return policy and other information on how I make these. To see other small boxes I’ve made, click on “Small Boxes” or whatever gets your interest under “Sections in this shop”. The “Home” page itself can be rather confusing with everything mixed up. The “Sections in this shop” lets me show you all like items together as a unit.

Payment can be made using Pay Pal for immediate shipment, money order or check. Checks will have to clear before shipment is made.

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The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Returns and exchange details

If you don’t like it, you have 7 days to send it back undamaged, for your money back. You pay the shipping both ways.

Shipping policies

I use USPS Priority Mail with Insurance to get it to you fast and protect us both. Charges will be listed on the item page. Will combine shipping of multiple item purchases. Email for charges.

Additional policies

Why are some of these things so old?

I did shows for 16 years, then had to stay closer to home as both my and my wife’s folks were living with us and needed more care. I made a lot of my things at shows and would finish them up at home. This way I built up quite an inventory of goods I would pack away in boxes. These are not like cars that wear out with age. They just set in a box and stay new. If when you get it, it is not what you want I have a very good return policy above.