Colored Ash

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Project by Terry posted 1682 days ago 1281 views 1 time favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Since my buddy Joe hasn’t shown us anything colored lately I guess I have to step up to the plate. This is 5×3 and is a Ash crotch. Colors are black, red, orange followed by numerous coats of wipe on poly.

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#1 posted 1682 days ago

stunning.. stunning.. stunning. !!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#2 posted 1682 days ago

Beautiful piece of figured ash. I like the shape and the coloring. Keep up the good work.

-- Best Regards With Personalized Rocking Chairs And Furniture On My Mind,

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#3 posted 1682 days ago

Beautiful turning, Nice color, very nice finish.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 1682 days ago

Yes, wonderful rich finish!


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#5 posted 1682 days ago

Well done.

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#6 posted 1682 days ago

very nice is that a ash tree ? have you gotten a chance to work on the mesquite?

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#8 posted 1682 days ago

DITTO…...........DITTO…..........DITTO…...................... WOWEEEEEEEE

That grain really popped out. Great job. I love that color and the grain.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#9 posted 1682 days ago

Beautiful bowl Terry. I hope you bring it to the January meeting so I can see it in person.

We need to pan a play day soon.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#10 posted 1682 days ago

what kind of stain did you use. it realy jumps out ay you.

-- hap, gunbarrel city tx.

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#11 posted 1682 days ago

Looks great…like you may have found a less expensive version of cocobolo!

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#12 posted 1682 days ago

The stain is great…....... Joe has taught ya well !

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#13 posted 1682 days ago

hap This is a water based stain. The gloss poly helps to pop the grain.

mesquite I have rough turned 3 of the 6 pieces. They are drying.

Joe This piece will be shipped tomorrow as it is a secret Santa gift. I am ready for a play day. Your place or mine? I have a line on more Hackberry if you are interested.

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#14 posted 1682 days ago

That’s a really beautiful piece. The shape and color choices really work well to bring it all together.

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#15 posted 1681 days ago

wow, your choices of your layers of stain really bring out the figure. Very nice.

-- If you don't have time to do it right, do you have time to do it twice?

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