Kathy & Jim Sawada Toronto, Canada

Sealing Wax Craft Box


This box was designed to organize and store waxes and tools for a sealing wax enthusiast.

No stains or dyes have been used. The rich colours that you see are the natural colours of the finished woods.


Overall exterior dimensions are about 12" x 10" x 4"  (30.5 x 25.4 x 10.2 cm)

The removable trays are about 1" (2.5 cm) deep. The  compartments below the trays are about 1" (2.5 cm) deep.


Interior and exterior are finished with Osmo TopOil, an odourless hardwax-oil wood finish.  The resultant finish is smooth, durable, and appealing.

Woods Used:

Roasted Maple, Curly Maple, Black Walnut 


Mitred corners reinforced with Roasted Maple keys.

Sides are solid 1/2" (13  mm) thick Black Walnut


Top was made from two pieces of Black Walnut about 1/8" (3 mm) thick laminated to both sides of 1/4" (6 mm) plywood. Interesecting bands of accent wood were inlaid on the top.



Solid brass quadrant hinges.

Trays and dividers are solid Black Walnut

Interior is lined with vinyl leatherette