Out of Africa

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Project by Ronald G Campbell posted 04-19-2015 09:37 PM 1279 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Out of Africa is made from spalted beech. 16 inches across at the widest. Turned, hollowed, burned and dye with India Ink.
C and C welcome

-- Ron Campbell

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 04-19-2015 09:53 PM

Very cool piece,Ron. That sure has a lot of work into it. Nice job!!............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 04-19-2015 10:31 PM

Lovely piece, Ron. I like your work! RH

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#3 posted 04-19-2015 10:36 PM

Love your artwork Ron, is the irregular top rim due to movement from turning wet? it adds a real point of difference to the piece.
Very nice

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

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Ronald G Campbell

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#4 posted 04-19-2015 10:46 PM

Ya Pete I was a little to close to the pith and got some movement. I love to turn this stuff wet and turn in to finish.Thanks for the look and the comment
Thanks to the rest for the comments too

-- Ron Campbell

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#5 posted 04-20-2015 12:01 AM

Beautiful piece. Great title too.

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

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#6 posted 04-20-2015 12:06 AM

You certainly put some time into this one Ron, great art work. Real nice.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#7 posted 04-20-2015 12:10 AM

Tis a beauty

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#8 posted 04-20-2015 03:45 AM

Great job Ron.
Just have to love that design and artwork.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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