This project is about sole authorship of a long wanted project. My daughter (whom we are very proud of) -top-of the class, works full time and is a wonderfull person, will be moving out next year some time and one of the most useful pieces of furn...
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Location: Santa Rosa Ca
I am fascinated by burl and its many variations. My background includes stints in the USFS, a lifetime of woodswork, contract Forester to PG&E and recently addictition to the Wood Lathe. I prefer to turn large bowls and platters(over 20"). I am currently slabbing walnut trees at an alarming rate, we have over 10k boardfeet stickered and drying on our property and need to find an outlet for it.
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|replied on||Old Joints||07-12-2011 07:17 AM|
|replied on||Walnut trees for lumber...a LOT of them||07-12-2011 07:07 AM|
|commented on||You might be a wood worker (chip-monk) if:||06-29-2011 07:41 AM|
|replied on||Hit A Bullet||06-24-2011 08:30 AM|
|added project||Finally back in the Shop||04-05-2011 05:53 AM|
|replied on||We've been Invaded!||04-04-2011 06:40 AM|
|replied on||Question about maple: heartwood vs. sapwood||02-10-2011 07:28 AM|
|commented on||Cork Oak Spheres||01-26-2011 08:10 AM|
|commented on||Burled Maple Bowl||01-26-2011 08:02 AM|
|commented on||New lathe stuff...||01-26-2011 08:00 AM|
|added project||Cork Oak Spheres||01-25-2011 07:54 AM|
|added project||Maple Burl Wooble Bowl||01-19-2011 08:34 AM|
|commented on||Kelton Center Saver||01-18-2011 08:03 AM|
|added project||Snowman Cookie Jar||01-13-2011 07:20 AM|
|added project||The Hope4Ella Donated Burl Bowl||10-20-2010 07:40 AM|
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To anybody that enjoys working with Walnut , Black or Claro/English Glen Holswoth (Holsworth Furniture) in Danville is one of the best suppliers I have ever seen. His selection is amazing. He has thousands of BF slabbed from 2” to 6” t...