Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Thanks to Uncle Richard

My Uncle Richard made this beautiful Shaker Sewing Basket from a piece of silver maple - I received it just in time for my 60th birthday-- what a wonderful gift! He made several other boxes (a total of 5) and a bowl out of the same piece of silver maple and gave them to my sisters, my mother (his sister) and my brother -The sketch below was the front of my thank you note to Uncle Richard -


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kazumiwannabe said...

Awesome work on the basket! I have a friend who collects baskets, I'll show her this one, it's beautiful. Great drawing for the thank you card!