Plate 51

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Project by revieck posted 1524 days ago 1162 views 3 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

On Lumber Jocks someone asked if anyone has seen a UFO. With all my work in the out of doors, I have never seen a UFO or crop circles. I thought about this when turning this wallnut plate, so I burnt a crop circle on the rim and named it Plate 51. The finish is lacquer.

-- Some minds are like concrete - thoroughly mixed up and permanently set.

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#1 posted 1524 days ago

Very nice bowl.

In response to your signature line – - I can’t remember the first girl I kissed but I sure remember the first tractor I drove, a ‘49 John Deere A.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#2 posted 1524 days ago

Nice crop circle. I see all the planets are in alignment also.

-- Kate,

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#3 posted 1524 days ago

another amazing turning

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 1524 days ago

very pretty.

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

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#5 posted 1524 days ago

At first I thought your UFO story was going to involve a wood launch from your lathe! The plate is very pretty – well done!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#6 posted 1524 days ago

You have some serious talent!!

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#7 posted 1524 days ago

Very nice plate. Someone viewing it without your explanation, I think, would be pushed to identify that pattern on the rim, bothered by how familiar it must be.. crop circles. Great!


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#8 posted 1524 days ago

I love the accents. Nice style with just the right amount of restraint!

-- Micheal, Boise, Id

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#9 posted 1524 days ago

Nice work on plate 51. Good name for it :-)

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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