free plans  home    gallery
 projects    philosophy    faq

walnut shell case free plans: how to make a
Walnut Shell Case
Basic Description This walnut shell case secretly houses a small gift, note, or poem. As we describe in the plan below, you simply crack open an inshell (or whole) walnut, remove the nut meat, insert a small item and glue the shell back together. Surprisingly, with a little care and practice, you can create a secretive walnut case that looks and feels like a completely unaltered walnut. This makes for an intriguing gift or party favor and is perhaps best given along with a nutcracker. Read on for a thorough description and several ideas.

step:         3        

Now its time to clean out the insides. Use a nut pick or screwdriver to remove the nut meat and to scrape away some of the loosely attached membrane along the interior shell wall. This step prevents the recipient of the walnut from being greeted with flakes; it also provides a little more room for the items you place inside.

◄ step 2   —   step 4►

free plans © 2000-2008
terms   privacy policy
 home    gallery
 projects    philosophy    faq