Vessels and Utensils

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Project by Hans Gottsacker posted 01-11-2010 05:47 AM 1646 views 4 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After research of boat construction, I began to play with veneers and strips of wood, called strakes in boat making. The utensils are a pair of examples of the forms that I was able to create. The vessel design was a problem that I assigned myself after creating the utensils. I made a vessel form that complimented the design of the utensils.

-- Hans Gottsacker, Madison, WI,

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#1 posted 01-11-2010 05:50 AM

Well done! Great job on all of your pics by the way! All of them look great!

-- christopheralan

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#2 posted 01-11-2010 06:02 AM

Another unique design

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 01-11-2010 06:56 AM

The photography is as nice as your projects are …great job all the way : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#4 posted 01-11-2010 08:28 AM

Hey Hans, another good one. Have you looked into the contest we’re having here. That duality thing might just fit into the contest pretty well. It’s a yin yang contest. Just a thought.


-- Jim

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#5 posted 01-11-2010 09:32 AM


-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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#6 posted 01-11-2010 10:23 AM

Incredible design and execution. With photos to ,match very well done !!!

-- Taigert - Milan, IN

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#7 posted 01-11-2010 12:57 PM

oooooooooh wow!!!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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