July 31, 2012
“As this sequence suggests, we view the process of learning the fine art of cabinetmaking as an “upward spiral,” in which the cabinetmaker is constantly refining techniques previously learned-an effort with no end, as such, whose goal is excellence in all aspects of the craft.” – James Krenov
The box above is made of a very sweet piece of narra. Jim passed along the wood to me the year he stopped making cabinets. I started making it a few years back and just recently had the time to complete it for my son and his partner.