Dyed Maple Zipper Vase

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Project by John Choponis posted 07-22-2014 02:10 PM 1596 views 7 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Dyed Maple zipper vase. I call it blue jeans.


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#1 posted 07-22-2014 03:04 PM

I love it. How did you attach the zipper?

-- The only difference between men and boys is the price of their toys.

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John Choponis

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#2 posted 07-22-2014 03:46 PM

I used CA glue to attach the zipper.

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#3 posted 07-22-2014 03:48 PM

Very clever. :-)
Great conversation piece with a nice ‘fit and finish’.

Best Regards. Len
Work Safely and have Fun.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#4 posted 07-22-2014 03:53 PM

That is crazy cool. I would think this would be done maybe in ceramic but to do it in wood… wow. Nice job.

-- There's no such thing as a mistake; only a quick change of plans.

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#5 posted 07-22-2014 04:31 PM

Definitely a different way to do things!



At first glance I did not like it; then it hit me ! FANTASTIC!

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#6 posted 07-22-2014 04:41 PM

Very cool….. what an imagination

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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John Choponis

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#7 posted 07-22-2014 04:46 PM

Thanks, for all of the great comments.


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#8 posted 07-22-2014 05:26 PM


-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#9 posted 07-22-2014 05:49 PM

Hello John

Very original piece

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#10 posted 07-22-2014 09:45 PM

I luv this gets a big yes from me!

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#11 posted 07-22-2014 10:52 PM

Love it. Somehow I have to mimic your vase…........or blue jeans fly.

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John Choponis

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#12 posted 07-23-2014 12:45 AM

Thanks, for the positive comments.


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#13 posted 07-23-2014 12:55 AM

Very creative, super cool!

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#14 posted 07-23-2014 01:56 AM

Very nice, quite unique and very innovative. Well done.

-- Tom D

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#15 posted 07-23-2014 02:03 AM

That is a one of a kind for sure. Congrats on your imagination. Well done.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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