Figured Redwood

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Project by Ronald G Campbell posted 05-26-2016 11:02 AM 802 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Figured Redwood that has been bleached to lighten the color. Yes a knot in the side that has been filled with Ca and Mica powder. The piece is 12 inches tall. Does not yet have a finish on it.

C and C welcome

-- Ron Campbell

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#1 posted 05-26-2016 11:23 AM

What a beautiful piece of wood!

-- Ride the bevel!

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 05-26-2016 11:48 AM

That is a beautiful vase! Great Grain!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 05-26-2016 12:29 PM

You’re an amazing turner.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#4 posted 05-26-2016 02:49 PM

Love that figured redwood! If the the grain could talk, what a story! I see this vase in a modern home just beaming with pride. Well done Ron.
Regards, Roman

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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Mark Wilson

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#5 posted 05-26-2016 06:34 PM

Lovely piece, Ron. I’ll ask you again, for the fourth(?) time, from whene does this “Figured” Redwood come?

-- Mark

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Ronald G Campbell

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#6 posted 05-26-2016 06:49 PM

I bought it in Redwood country in Northern Ca. I don’t have the name of the place.
I will see if I can find it.

-- Ron Campbell

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#7 posted 05-26-2016 08:03 PM

Can’t wait to see this one finished Ron, I like the form it has a nice flow

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#8 posted 05-27-2016 12:40 AM

Real nice vase Ron, will come up great when you finish it off. Nice looking wood grain.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#9 posted 05-28-2016 06:32 PM

Wonderful woodgrain and you got a great shape too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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