Alaskan Birch Heartwood

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Project by Stonekettle posted 12-17-2014 02:22 AM 2099 views 6 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Alaskan birch heartwood, turned and carved along the wood’s natural figure. Finished in simple walnut oil. It’s about 14” in diameter.

-- Jim Wright, Stonekettle Station

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#1 posted 12-17-2014 02:49 AM

beautiful and stunning! wonderful turning and carving.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#2 posted 12-17-2014 02:53 AM

I love it. Great job.

-- Kayvon

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#3 posted 12-17-2014 02:53 AM

Beautiful work.

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#4 posted 12-17-2014 04:07 AM

Incredible work!

-- Where The Spirit In Wood Lives On

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#5 posted 12-17-2014 04:10 AM

Beautiful work. Well done. I saw a lot of this type of work on our trip to Alaska last August. The skill level up there is amazing. Only wish I had more room to bring back more turnings and carvings. Again, nice work.

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

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#6 posted 12-17-2014 04:49 AM


Very unique work of art!


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#7 posted 12-17-2014 04:53 AM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#8 posted 12-17-2014 09:24 AM

adore it

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#9 posted 12-17-2014 04:30 PM

Stunning Jim !

The first pic looks like a rose.

-- Groveland, CA.

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#11 posted 12-17-2014 06:49 PM

Wonderful job there!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#12 posted 12-17-2014 10:39 PM

Very nice work Jim, well done indeed

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

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#13 posted 12-18-2014 12:01 AM

Jim, Excellent work, Very Unique…

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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#14 posted 12-18-2014 01:24 AM

What a lovely looking bowl…thank you for sharing with us.

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#15 posted 12-18-2014 02:38 AM

Great piece, nice turning and carving, quite unique, love it.

-- Tom D

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