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Ceramic and Cherry Goblet

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Project by Chris Wright posted 11-16-2008 04:02 AM 1236 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So, at the shop we have a ceramics studio as well as the wood shop, and I’ve been learning to throw on the potters wheel. I decided to try and make a goblet using clay and wood. This is the final product. The base is cherry. I admit though that I was hoping for a darker blue. This was a lot of fun, I used my knowledge of wood turning to shape the cup. I shaped the cup with a “tenon” on the base, drilled a hole into the “stem” of the base with a forstner bit and epoxied them together.

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#1 posted 11-16-2008 04:27 AM

Very nice woodwork!

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#2 posted 11-16-2008 05:40 AM

Wow beautiful job Chris!!

-- Jim in Langley BC Canada --- www.sollows.ca

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#3 posted 11-17-2008 12:06 AM

Very nice combination. I think your bowl is the right color for the cherry. It really enhances the wood. It’s beautiful.

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