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Project by jaykaypur posted 06-28-2016 01:51 AM 808 views 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This started out as a serving tray. Didn’t like it so I cut the ends off and ended up with this. Book matched 5/8” thick and measures 12” X 10”. I guess it’s sorta big for a trivet but…...what the heck. Finished with Howard’s wax. Thanks for the looks and comments.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 06-28-2016 02:00 AM

That’s a beautiful piece Jay. The eyes look so real. You really have the flame where it belongs. Well done.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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Roman - THE BOOTMAN

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#2 posted 06-28-2016 02:32 AM

Lovely piece! I see this as a wall-hanging! Those eyes are terrific!
Roman.

-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!

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#3 posted 06-28-2016 02:42 AM

i always love what you do with this box elder, maybe we should do a trade sometime, i would love to make something with this flame elder…you done good…..

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 06-28-2016 03:05 AM

That’s really cool!

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#5 posted 06-28-2016 03:17 AM

I see a set of eyes!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#6 posted 06-28-2016 03:51 AM

Love the book match just wonder to look at.

Klaus

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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#7 posted 06-28-2016 08:43 AM

Can see many things …a piece who stimulates fantasy.

-- Personality and character of a man is like wood,must polish it to shine...

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#8 posted 06-28-2016 10:00 AM

Beautiful Jay, toooo nice to put a pot on!

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#9 posted 06-28-2016 01:12 PM

Such natural beauty.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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#10 posted 06-28-2016 02:21 PM

The eyes have it, good job Jaykaypur!

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#11 posted 06-28-2016 02:25 PM

This is a real nice piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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RootandBranch

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#12 posted 06-28-2016 05:45 PM

Gorgeous!

Then I read the comments about eyes.

Now I can’t unsee it.

-- Don, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts

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#13 posted 06-28-2016 06:39 PM

Sometimes the smallest pieces of art turn out to be the biggest, figuratively speaking. That is simply stunning!

TZH

-- Where The Spirit In Wood Lives On

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#14 posted 06-28-2016 08:04 PM

Man that’s a real eye catcher for sure, fabulous piece
cheers
pete

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

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