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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 02-25-2010 11:06 AM 1737 views 1 time favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This woodturning project, with a little imagination, is telling a short love story. Two lovers were enjoying their dinner and wine when a sudden dispute erupted between them. One of them kicked the goblet and turned it over and the wine went everywhere, and left without looking back. What a shame!

OBSERVE the last drops of wine inside the turned over goblet while the other goblet was half full.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....





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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 02-25-2010 02:22 PM

Impressive, to say the least. Well done!!

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Bob Collins

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#2 posted 02-25-2010 02:25 PM

Good turning Sam, most unusual. Looks like a fun project.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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jayjay

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#3 posted 02-25-2010 02:58 PM

Nice one. It does sorta tell a story all by itself.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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john

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#4 posted 02-25-2010 03:07 PM

Nice work ! Looks like she caught him cheating again :))

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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David Craig

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#5 posted 02-25-2010 04:06 PM

Ahhh, but the story doesn’t say whether it was “him” or “her” that lost their temper ;)

I like the piece Sam. Gives me a feel of a still life done in the early 20th century. I like how both goblets are different, a non-matching pair. Representing the fact that the couple is un-matched perhaps? Or maybe it conveys a moment of a poor couple’s attempt at a higher society evening. Nice goblets but a mixed set, a cheaper wine, which leads more quickly to drunkenness. The wine is slugged by one while another is sipped.

Obviously the piece is inspiring much thought.

David

-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.

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Dennis Fletcher

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#6 posted 02-25-2010 04:23 PM

Wow, this is definitely art in the real sense. I love it, hope you can display this somewhere a lot of people can view.

-- http://www.ahomespecialist.net, Making design and application one. †

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CharlieM1958

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#7 posted 02-25-2010 04:28 PM

You could have called it “Sudden Passion”, with the idea being that they were suddenly overcome with desire, and spilled a glass in their rush to the bedroom. :-)

Nice work!

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

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David Craig

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#8 posted 02-25-2010 04:42 PM

I think that will be in the sequel piece Charlie “Makeup Sex.”

-- There is little that is simple when it comes to making a simple box.

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#9 posted 02-25-2010 05:17 PM

Excellent Sam but your story is sad, Charlie I much prefer your story.

-- When you know better you do better.

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Cher

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#10 posted 02-25-2010 05:19 PM

PASSION!

-- When you know better you do better.

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savannah505

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#11 posted 02-25-2010 05:41 PM

I gotta say, that I like Charlies version of the story better too. What a great job on this piece, very talented you are sir.

-- Dan Wiggins

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poroskywood

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#12 posted 02-25-2010 05:59 PM

In my house it would be “Oh, crap! One of the kids just fell down the stairs. So much for our nice time together.”

I like the whole wood, visual, story, art, concept. Very smart and creative.

-- There's many a slip betwixt a cup and a lip.--Scott

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Jordan

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#13 posted 02-25-2010 06:54 PM

Sam, that’s fantastic! The whole thing! BUT – is the cigarette a turning too? I relook at your projects everytime you post and still think they are fabulous!

-- http://www.jordanstraker.com

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Bricofleur

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#14 posted 02-25-2010 07:45 PM

This is quite imaginative! Hat’s off! Even the story! I certainly saved a copy of this picture.

Best,

Serge

http://www.atelierdubricoleur.spaces.live.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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ChrisN

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#15 posted 02-25-2010 08:11 PM

Maybe the wine wasn’t very good?!?

-- Chris N, Westford, MA - "If you won't eat something from your fridge that turned green...why would you eat something that started out that way?"

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