Mesquite Slab Jewelery Tray

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Project by TXHeritage posted 01-06-2016 04:17 PM 791 views 5 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This Mesquite came from a tree growing right outside of my shop. It’s around 10” long and 1” thick. I carved the bowls with a Pfeil 7/14. This Mesquite carved like butter! I finished it with a few coats of TruOil followed up by beeswax and burnishing with a pollisoir.

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#1 posted 01-06-2016 06:37 PM

I like small, simple projects that have some eye appeal. Nicely done!

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#2 posted 01-07-2016 02:15 AM

Love it! Thanks for sharing!!!!

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#3 posted 01-07-2016 02:19 PM

It has a lot of simple elegance and character. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#4 posted 01-07-2016 02:51 PM

Thanks everyone!

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