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Project by trifern posted 1673 days ago 1446 views 1 time favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Just having some fun playing with color and texture. This hollow form vessel measures approximately 7.5 inches tall by 3.75 inches wide. It is finished with various acrylics. What do you think of the coloring and texture?

All comments, especially critiques, are welcomed and appreciated.

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

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#1 posted 1673 days ago

I like it. I’m just waiting for it to peel itself back and the alien to jump out.

-- You always have tomorrow to stop procrastinating.

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#2 posted 1673 days ago

Wild crazy out of this world Joe!!

-- Rj's Woodworks,San Jose & Weed Ca,

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#3 posted 1673 days ago

That’s pretty cool , Joe. It doesn’t even look like wood!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#4 posted 1673 days ago

That’s very cool Joe, ain’t being creative fun?

-- Dan Wiggins

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#5 posted 1673 days ago

More great art.

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 1673 days ago

looks like a reptile egg

-- San Diego, CA

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#7 posted 1673 days ago

EEEEWWWW!!!!!! haha Nice job. That is deffinately an interesting piece. Great shape and texture.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#8 posted 1673 days ago

Should’ve called it “Avacado”!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#9 posted 1673 days ago

Interesting texture. It looks like a giant pimento stuffed olive fresh out of the hands of Jackson Pollock. Where’s the giant martini glass?

I think you had too much fun!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#10 posted 1673 days ago

Defiantly different…... but not sure if I like it or not. It will probably grow on me, but not sure right now.

Is the vase textured before the acrylics are applied, or is this the result of the acrylics application technique ?

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#11 posted 1673 days ago

Excellent, I do like it very much, great job. It is the rim that sets it off.
Great job, very creative, would like to know how you acheived the texture though.

-- Even a broken clock is right twice a day, unless, it moves at half speed like ....-As the Saw Turns

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#12 posted 1673 days ago

fine work Joe.

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

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#13 posted 1673 days ago

Joe, its right in line with your other creations, excellent!!

-- "I gotta have more cowbell"--------Bruce Dickinson

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#14 posted 1673 days ago

I can’t get a good sense for the texture? Is the black recessed or flush to the yellow? Or is it all flat with the texture coming from the layers of color? Either way, it is an interesting study and I think we’ll see it in some incarnation again…

-- Steven

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#15 posted 1672 days ago

Certainly an interesting piece. As Steve said it is difficult to tell from the pictures if the surface is smooth or raised texture as it appears but the color is striking and it’s another fantstic piece.

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