Friday 26 December 2014

Chip carved trinket box

Custom order done in a small basswood trinket box.
It incorporates a traditional Chinese ornamental border with interlocked swastikas,
two little pigs done partially in Zodiac style and free form foliage corners.

Additional foliage carving is done on the front and sides of the box.
The box has a small division inside and satin lining.

The carving is finished with dark mahogany gel stain.