Smilin' Fox Platter

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Project by Jake Awalt posted 02-13-2009 10:10 PM 1751 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

10 1/2” Ash platter.Inclusion has not been touched up in any way.The finish is not quite what I wanted but was afraid to turn much more off as thr fox might go away.Sometimes woodturning does have a few good surprises.

-- Woodenbowlsbyjake

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#1 posted 02-13-2009 10:29 PM

Jake, that’s awesome. Sometimes we just need to be reminded God makes the wood beautiful and when we look for his design, we make our most beautiful projects. He creates, we modify and hopefully enhance.

-- Gary, Huntsville. Two wrongs don't make a right, but three lefts do.

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#2 posted 02-13-2009 11:52 PM

That’s really cool.

-- "At its best, life is completely unpredictable." - Christopher Walken

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#3 posted 02-14-2009 12:05 AM

happy accidents are the best.

-- R

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#4 posted 02-14-2009 12:39 AM

That is a treasure of a find!

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#5 posted 02-14-2009 12:42 AM

That is pretty good!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#6 posted 02-14-2009 02:01 AM

Very cool!!!!!!!!! Love wood that has a picture to it. Looks great.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#7 posted 02-14-2009 10:35 PM

Jake, what a great surprise you uncovered…that’s awesome.

Thanks for showing it.

-- Martin, Kansas

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