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Three Cedar Pieces

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Project by Jim Jakosh posted 1423 days ago 1336 views 2 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are three pieces I turned from another cedar branch. The first one is a small cup. The next one is a cone vase and then the baseball vase. The last one got a lid from the remaining stock.They are finished with Watco semi gloss lacquer.

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!!





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1423 days ago

awful pretty

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 1423 days ago

Very Nice Jim

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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#3 posted 1423 days ago

Very nice. The cedar looks great.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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Mary Anne

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#4 posted 1423 days ago

Those are sure some pretty branches you got hold of. You inspire me that I really need to take a time out from all the other distractions and spend some days turning to spend a few days turning.

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imallchalkedup

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#5 posted 1423 days ago

those are real nice, love the color in cedar, good work.

-- RStadler

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Rick

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#6 posted 1423 days ago

Who would ever have thought that a few pieces of Cedar could be turned into “Works Of Art”!!

Nice Work Jim!!!

Rick

-- The Difference Between A BEER And Your OPINION Is, I Asked For The BEER!

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Grumpy

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#7 posted 1423 days ago

Very eye catching work Jim.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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mafe

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#8 posted 1422 days ago

Hi Jim,
It’s amazing, the glow of this wood, and how you manage to get it out of the wood.
Super.

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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Eagle1

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#9 posted 1422 days ago

Nice work. I really like the way the grain comes out when it is turned.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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lanwater

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#10 posted 1422 days ago

your work looks really good.

I love it!

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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scrappy

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#11 posted 1422 days ago

Great work Jim. I like the shapes and REALLY like the color in that cedar!

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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#12 posted 1421 days ago

Gorgeous pieces, beautiful finish.

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

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#13 posted 1420 days ago

Jim I love the colouring in those pieces and the turning is lovely.

-- When you know better you do better.

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#14 posted 1404 days ago

looks good man

Dennis

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hafassartist

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#15 posted 875 days ago

I have a piece of cedar that is 3×3x24 and not sure what to do with it , you just gave me an idea . Thanks !

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