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"Mason Jar" Cherry Vase

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Project by seamster posted 12-19-2015 12:47 AM 1344 views 4 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this wooden vase out of a cherry log. (It’s hollow in the center to hide a narrow glass vase to hold fresh flowers.)

Initial cuts were all done on the band saw, followed by a glue-up and some power carving for the details, and then finishing.

The wife likes it, and visitors get a kick out of it too. It was a fun little project.

-- Sam





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#1 posted 12-19-2015 02:41 AM

Great idea and execution. Wood adds class to an icon of the american past.

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#2 posted 12-19-2015 11:41 AM

That is really well done…thanks for posting

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#3 posted 12-19-2015 01:04 PM

VERY cool !

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#4 posted 12-19-2015 01:22 PM

Very nice.

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#5 posted 12-19-2015 01:48 PM

This is very creative. I love it and it makes a great conversation piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#6 posted 12-19-2015 02:56 PM

Sweet!!

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#7 posted 12-19-2015 02:56 PM

Beautiful, and creative. Good work.

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#8 posted 12-19-2015 03:16 PM

Nice build and carving. You must have spent allot of time carving the design. beautiful so the time was well spent.

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#9 posted 12-19-2015 06:36 PM

Nicely done!

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#10 posted 12-19-2015 08:02 PM

very cool carving!

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#11 posted 12-19-2015 09:59 PM

I really like this.

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#12 posted 12-20-2015 07:46 PM

AWESOME!! Thanks for sharing..

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