Sea Shell

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Project by popeyekris posted 10-29-2015 05:00 PM 877 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Sea Shell I made from walnut lumber that came from a 100 year old barn down here in SC. Came out very nice if i must say so myself. It is a segmented piece of 32 pieces, using Steve Garrison’s techniques. A lot of sanding goes into making these. I think I logged in over 20 hours just for this one piece. It’s approximate measurements were only 5.75’ long x 5.75 wide x 4.75 high when it was finished, less the base I made for it.

-- Kristopher, Westminster, SC - May you always believe in the magic!

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#1 posted 10-29-2015 10:40 PM

That’s a great piece! I’m going to try that someday, I hope it’s close to that good.

-- stay thirsty my friends...

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#2 posted 10-30-2015 12:57 AM

Exactly what “hairy” said.
One of there days I’m going to try one of these.
Thanks for sharing.


-- 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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#3 posted 10-30-2015 02:58 AM

That’s impressive – no doubt about it.

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

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#4 posted 10-31-2015 07:45 AM

This dark colour looks incredible. I know how it was made that’s why I appretiate your effort.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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