Some of my works at a artist show in lima,and a up comming vase in catahua

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Well this are a few works at a show in lima peru for the month and the vase is work in progress,will polish the neck and do some turning from the opening to blend the whole thing,and some more detailing done overall,trhanks for waching and comments welcome,Ed

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#1 posted 1684 days ago

nice vases !!!

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#2 posted 1684 days ago

good luck with the show ,

your work is as always ,

superb !

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#3 posted 1684 days ago

beautiful vases! Nice display.
Good luck with your show.

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#4 posted 1684 days ago

very beautiful

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#5 posted 1684 days ago

Beautiful work!

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#6 posted 1684 days ago

Outstanding pieces art and form! Wonderful craftsmanship!

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#7 posted 1684 days ago

You are a true artasan…............. You do really nice work…. good luck at the show .

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#8 posted 1684 days ago

they are stunning
it’s nice to see the work in progress as well.

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#9 posted 1684 days ago

I’m sure you’ll sell out, they are all very beautiful and inspiring!


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#10 posted 1684 days ago

Very nice, Ed. I really like the vases as well. One note (from experience): be careful with the lighting. If those are halogen lights, they will very quickly fade the color of the wood (depending on the UV resistance of the finish). I had several pieces almost ruined by an art gallery that didn’t realize how harsh the UV exposure is with Halogen. My understanding is that Xenon lamps are much better.

Best wishes in the show!

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#11 posted 1683 days ago

Lovely display with all the turnings. I hope the show goes well for you and you become both rich and famous! That piece of spalted wood you have under construction is the true ‘creme de la creme’. How do you plan on finishing it? Congratulations on an excellent display again.

Ken McGinnis

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#12 posted 1683 days ago

Thanks guys for the comments ,hope everything goes to plan,
To woodbucher,thanks and to be honest Ill sand to 400 then a cuple of coats of abro clear laquer and wax,that is all I need

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#13 posted 1683 days ago

swirls; I have noted that and move the ligths in another direccion away from the pieces,anyway thanks for the advice (the ligths are from the gallery)

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#14 posted 1683 days ago

Very nice turnings I hope things work out well at the show.

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#15 posted 1683 days ago

Beautiful Work!! You, my friend are an artist!

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