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Project by toyguy posted 1735 days ago 1269 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

“An ornament a day, keeps the doctor at bay”

It just not right, me having so much fun making these little things…...... Off the birdhouse ones now and moving to the inside -out technique….... only my version !

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,





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darryl

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#1 posted 1735 days ago

I may have to “borrow” this idea.
can’t promise I’ll bring it back though!

nice looking ornament, I really like it!

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Scott Bryan

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#2 posted 1735 days ago

Brian, this is another nice ornament. What woods did you use on this one?

I can see that you are having fun but, if you are going to fill the tree, you had better get busy. There are only 55 more days to Christmas. :)

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

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huff

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#3 posted 1734 days ago

Love those ornaments. Looks like fun, so I’ll have to give them a try. Thanks for sharing.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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scrappy

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#4 posted 1734 days ago

Great ornament. Love the design with the tree in the center. Would also like to know the woods.

Did you “Inside out” this, or did you bore holes in the blank then turn? Would like to give this a try myself.

Keep up the inspirational work.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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toyguy

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#5 posted 1734 days ago

Scrappy: This is been done with the boring holes technique. I tried a inside out, but just can’t stand waiting… LOL. One of the reasons I like the lathe in the first place.

Woods used: Main body is Manitoba Maple (Box Elder for my American friends) The finial and top piece are of Chechen. The tree came from a dollar store (pack of 10) and the finish is spray can Krylon clear gloss.

Thanks:

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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stefang

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#6 posted 1734 days ago

Nice job Brian. Maybe you could call this “the reverse inside-out technique”

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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a1Jim

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#7 posted 1734 days ago

Another winner

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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