Delicate Small Turned Flower

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Project by nonickswood posted 01-26-2015 09:39 PM 1107 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

From Crepe Myrtle branch to some sort of small five petal flower & vase. IDK? ~ a little stain in the center, polyurethane, & piece of copper wire. Lots of sanding.

As you can see I needed something to do last weekend.

Thanks for looking!

-- Nick, Virginia,

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#1 posted 01-26-2015 09:58 PM

beautiful,thanks for sharing

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#2 posted 01-27-2015 01:55 AM

Thats a bit to delicate for me to try Nice Work.

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#3 posted 01-27-2015 12:52 PM

Awww, that’s really cute. What a neat idea.
I can’t wait for spring.


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#4 posted 01-27-2015 07:01 PM

Nice work! After profiling the petals and chucking back up, is there any aditional turning to the petals themselves or just sanding?

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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#5 posted 01-27-2015 11:57 PM

Thanks for the comments guys.
woodcox; I just chucked it back up to make it easier to sand on, rotate from petal to petal, while lathe is off.
Once it was all sanded then trimmed down the backside & parted it off.
Thanks again for looking!

-- Nick, Virginia,

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