Rob Moorman’s Lovely New Maple and Cherry box

This is an example of a small box made by Rob Moorman as a student here. Rob is just into his second six months and this is the last of the set projects we have to teach students how to handle tools and work hardwoods. The objective is a change of scale from an earlier project incorporating large sections of timber. This is tiny you come in close to small boxes examining every little part of it.


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