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Project by glynn posted 09-11-2014 09:57 PM 1463 views 2 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

13 inches high and 10 inches in diameter,maple and bubinga,turned then carved.288 pieces

-- jim nevada

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#1 posted 09-11-2014 10:01 PM

Love the contrasting woods and the amount of hand work is awesome. Beautiful work.

-- Brad, Texas,

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#2 posted 09-11-2014 11:00 PM

totally awesome! you have a great talent! how many man hrs are there in this pc?

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#3 posted 09-11-2014 11:36 PM

Beautiful work as always! The woods you used work great together.

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#4 posted 09-11-2014 11:48 PM

I have worked on the piece over the last two months or so, don’t keep track of the hours .maybe 300 hrs but that is a guess

-- jim nevada

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#5 posted 09-12-2014 12:14 AM

Jim, this is a very beautiful piece…thanks for sharing with us

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 09-12-2014 12:53 AM

WOW…Great piece!!.............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#7 posted 09-12-2014 02:19 AM

Wow! Do you sell these? I’m not in the market, I’m just curious.This is beautiful,

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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#8 posted 09-12-2014 05:55 AM

Incredible. After 100 years this piece will still be there. You made a great piece of art.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#9 posted 09-12-2014 06:31 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#10 posted 09-12-2014 04:42 PM

This is totaly unique! You realy put lot of work, time and effort in this project! Wood colour contrast looks great, details too!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#11 posted 09-12-2014 05:20 PM

There is no doubt you have been blessed with master eyes and hands!!!

Thanks for sharing such a great work of ART!

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

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Mainiac Matt

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#12 posted 09-12-2014 06:40 PM

what an amazing piece…

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#13 posted 09-12-2014 10:35 PM

Another fabulous piece Jim, you extract the upmost beauty out of any bit of timber you pick up, love the great detail here :)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#14 posted 09-13-2014 01:04 PM

WOW…such a beautiful piece.

-- Steve--

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#15 posted 09-13-2014 01:58 PM

This is absolutely beautiful, Jim.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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