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Project by Randolph Torres posted 2127 days ago 1117 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is one of a group of proto types the black is soot from my wood stove it is finished with poly. It was coopered then carved.

-- another tip from cooperedpatterns





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lew

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#1 posted 2127 days ago

Man, that is NEAT!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#2 posted 2127 days ago

Very nice indeed!! love the shape and workmanship.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#3 posted 2127 days ago

Great job. I like the black detail. Thanks for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 2126 days ago

how did you do the black??

and the top lip seems to be designed.. how did you create that?

Magnificent .. LOVE the black

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Randolph Torres

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#5 posted 2126 days ago

MsDebbieP: Scraped it from the stove into a small cup placed enough water in it to allow it to flow then dabed it on on with my finger, let it dry then applied 2 more times. You could mix it with a little poly and apply it with a soft brissled brush that was going to be my next experiment. It reacts like a fine sand if you have ever worked with wet sand. The grains stack up and stay in place only when the water content decreases, as long as it is in solution you can push it around as the water is absorbed by the wood it stays fixed in place.

-- another tip from cooperedpatterns

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MsDebbieP

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#6 posted 2126 days ago

amazing!
thank you for sharing the process.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#7 posted 1845 days ago

Alright I lied this is my fav of yours..

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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Andrew

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#8 posted 1705 days ago

This is fantastic, beatiful and creative.
Thanks

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