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Project by trifern posted 04-04-2009 04:50 AM 1440 views 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This hollow form is turned from end grain maple. It measures 5.5 inches tall by 5.5 inches wide. It is finished with aniline dyes and wipe-on poly.

All critiques are welcomed.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#1 posted 04-04-2009 04:52 AM

WOW. This is beautiful. I envy your finishing talents Trifern. Do you need my shipping address or what. LOL

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#2 posted 04-04-2009 04:57 AM

Yeah, you must need to a place to store some of those. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 04-04-2009 05:02 AM

You need to place that on asbestos! Hope your smoke detectors are charged. Hot stuff!!!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#4 posted 04-04-2009 05:02 AM

Like the sun with dark spots and shadows. Great looking piece.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#5 posted 04-04-2009 05:55 AM

Joe, yet another beauty! I like everything about it…wood choice, shape, color and the natural voids.

Thanks for posting it.

-- Martin, Kansas

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#6 posted 04-04-2009 06:38 AM

this is one is my favorite that you’ve done. that color is stunning.

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#7 posted 04-04-2009 06:56 AM

eye candy … a tease

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#8 posted 04-04-2009 07:01 AM

Another masterpiece ;-))

-- 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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#9 posted 04-04-2009 07:45 AM

Wow! Very nice! Is that a super nova eating a black hole or a black hole eating a super nova? Great visuals.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#10 posted 04-04-2009 08:10 AM

Another fantastic piece. Beautiful grain and coloring.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#11 posted 04-04-2009 12:53 PM

A beautiful masterpiece.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#12 posted 04-04-2009 01:16 PM

Joe, this is another gorgeous piece. I agree with Charlie. I haven’t a clue where you are putting all these pieces. I know that turning is addictive but it seems that you need to take a break and work on some display cabinets to showcase these. :)

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#13 posted 04-04-2009 03:18 PM

Another beauty Joe.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#14 posted 04-04-2009 03:25 PM

The longer you look at it, the more things you see. Fiery!

-- Scott - Houston, Texas

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#15 posted 04-04-2009 04:07 PM

Great figure, form . Another beauty

-- Custom furniture

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