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Project by Loucarb posted 05-13-2010 12:28 AM 1438 views 1 time favorited 22 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a Trifern inspired maple crotch wood hollow form. Aniline dyed using Trifern’s technique with wipe on poly. It measures 6” tall by 5’” wide. A neighbor stopped by while I was applying the poly and she called the piece mystical so thats were the name came from. Thanks for looking.

Lou





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interpim

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#1 posted 05-13-2010 12:39 AM

I had to double check who posted this when I first opened it… it looks like you have nailed Trifern’s technique quite well… Very good job! I need to break down and buy some aniline dye sooner or later and give this a try.

-- San Diego, CA

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Lenny

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#2 posted 05-13-2010 12:52 AM

Wow Lou, fantastic. What a great looking piece. I love the color and the grain is spectacular. Kudos to you.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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Loucarb

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#3 posted 05-13-2010 01:32 AM

Thanks for kind words guys.

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#4 posted 05-13-2010 01:56 AM

Great job Lou Beautiful a work of art.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 05-13-2010 02:09 AM

Stunning! I think that I am going to pass out…....... Looks wonderfull, you did a great job. A great honor to Trifern’s work also.

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

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#6 posted 05-13-2010 02:34 AM

Beautiful Lou!! I like the shape and the color, you did a Great Job!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 05-13-2010 03:13 AM

that’s a fantastic piece Lou!

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#8 posted 05-13-2010 03:24 AM

Great looking vessel, Lou. I love the color and the shape. Thanks for sharing.

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

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Loucarb

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#9 posted 05-13-2010 04:05 AM

Thank everyone for the kinds word they are well appreciated.

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#10 posted 05-13-2010 04:46 AM

Very nicely done , Lou : )

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

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#11 posted 05-13-2010 04:59 AM

Good job Lou, I, too, had to double check the post. Keep up the good work.

Erwin Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#12 posted 05-13-2010 06:33 AM

Louie, Louie. Looking good man, think TriFern now has competition.

Bob

-- Bob A in NJ

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#13 posted 05-13-2010 12:07 PM

A great looking project for sure. Like it.

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

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#14 posted 05-13-2010 12:49 PM

Wow..you nailed it Lou…...... nice job.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#15 posted 05-13-2010 01:44 PM

When I saw it I thought it was Trifern’s. It is mystical The wood has such nice character, & the dye just made it look super.

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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