LumberJocks

red granadillo vase made on the ring master

  • Advertise with us
Project by peterford posted 02-19-2017 06:58 PM 1503 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

red granadillo originates in honduras and has a very deep rich red color..I
selected a board that had some sap in it to get it that “smile” pattern in the front…my 10 yr old grandson cullen st. cyr drew this piece and I “tweaked” it a hair…we have a business aggreement that being anything he draws and sells he gedts a $20 commission! comments are always appreciated..thanks

-- marshall peterson, north carolina





13 comments so far

View WeekendWoodworking's profile

WeekendWoodworking

59 posts in 2720 days


#1 posted 02-19-2017 07:47 PM

Beautiful! Love the smiles! Hope Cullen gets his commission!

-- Steve at WeekendWoodworking

View recycle1943's profile

recycle1943

2187 posts in 1743 days


#2 posted 02-19-2017 08:04 PM

Get your $$$$ out – that won’t last long at all

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

View Mark Wilson's profile

Mark Wilson

2234 posts in 1184 days


#3 posted 02-19-2017 08:38 PM

View pottz's profile

pottz

2984 posts in 1105 days


#4 posted 02-19-2017 09:06 PM

gorgeous you should have no problem selling that.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

View devann's profile

devann

2246 posts in 2813 days


#5 posted 02-19-2017 09:45 PM

That’s pretty sweet, love the colors and grain. I just posted a similar project, checked to see that it posted and saw yours. I like yours better than mine, I’m just starting to learn making these. Where do you get the red granadillo from?

Not a crank question, and no disrespect intended, made on a lathe? Reason I ask is I don’t have a lathe so I’m trying other techniques and tools.

Size?

-- Darrell, making more sawdust than I know what to do with

View luv2learn's profile

luv2learn

2839 posts in 2423 days


#6 posted 02-19-2017 10:18 PM

The wood, the design, perfect!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

View bushmaster's profile

bushmaster

3187 posts in 2403 days


#7 posted 02-19-2017 10:57 PM

very very nice patterns and colors.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

View Bob Collins's profile

Bob Collins

2547 posts in 3804 days


#8 posted 02-20-2017 02:14 AM

Real nice Peter, great work getting the pattern spot on. Cullen should be banking his bonus very soon. Another great Ring Master project.

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

View oldrivers's profile

oldrivers

1411 posts in 1687 days


#9 posted 02-20-2017 04:05 AM

Indeed interesting colours and grain of this wood. Your vase making skill unquestionable

-- Soli Deo gloria!

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

12881 posts in 2988 days


#10 posted 02-20-2017 05:27 AM

Beautiful vase, but I must admire to wood too, realy looks astonish.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View turnkey47's profile

turnkey47

283 posts in 2812 days


#11 posted 02-20-2017 11:09 AM

great looking vase!!!!!

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

32073 posts in 2987 days


#12 posted 02-20-2017 01:20 PM

What a wonderful piece. This piece is so beautifully done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

View Ken90712's profile

Ken90712

17570 posts in 3309 days


#13 posted 02-23-2017 09:10 AM

Amazing work, Love this

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com