canary wood vase, ringmaster done, "not turned", fantastic grain pattern

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Project by peterford posted 08-09-2015 04:11 PM 1191 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This canary vase is made from rings cut at different angles, glued, sanded and finished by hand..note the grain pattern I can create using this process..canary has been off the market for 2 years and was lucky enough to find 3 great boards..rather pricy, but worth it..comments always appreciated..thanks for looking. “the ringmaster man”!

-- marshall peterson, north carolina

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#1 posted 08-09-2015 04:40 PM

Simply outstanding thanks for sharing!

-- Bill

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#2 posted 08-09-2015 08:29 PM

looks beautiful more reason for me to keep those small pieces many throw away . I just made two box’s one for my brother in laws ashes and one for a great granddaughter out of canary turned out beautiful . what I have just went up in value thanks for the info . that wood has great graining and surprises when resawn. The colors are always surprising and especially when clear coated .

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#3 posted 08-09-2015 11:47 PM

Brilliant Work Peter, you have certainly obtained a unique pattern with the grains. Have earned the title “ringmaster man”.

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

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#4 posted 08-10-2015 12:08 AM

The title Ringmaster Man sure fits you Peter. The vase is absolutely beautiful as is the organization of the wood grain.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#5 posted 08-10-2015 09:50 AM

great looking vase!!!!

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