Slanted Woven Dished Lazy Larry

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Project by degoose posted 06-24-2010 11:23 PM 3219 views 17 times favorited 43 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the new design I have been working on lately.. in-between blogging about my trip…
Made from recycled silky oak aka lacewood with silver ash and purple heart… of course..
Was a lot of fun glueing this sucker up I can tell you… but the results are worth all the swearing.. lol
The Torque Workcentre dished out the interior of the Lazy Larry quicker than I could have set it up in a lathe..
Finish is Tung Oil Finish…
What do you think and where do I go from here?

-- Don't drink and use power tools @

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#1 posted 06-24-2010 11:37 PM

WOW! That, my friend, is impressive, no… phenomenal!

I guess a straight basket weave just wouldn’t suffice, hey?

If you want to know where to go from here, it would be the new Cutting Board and Wooden Dish Hall of Fame I hear they’re going to be opening sometime soon. ;-)

I have not read your blog in a couple of weeks, so apologize, but did you blog about this?

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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Sam Shakouri

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#2 posted 06-24-2010 11:38 PM

It can not be nicer than this. I love it very much. I’m looking forward to next surprise.

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

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#3 posted 06-25-2010 12:08 AM

That dish makes my eyes so happy!

-- "My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning, and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can." -Cary Grant

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#4 posted 06-25-2010 12:15 AM

For the life of me, I cannot get my mind around that work you do with the cutting boards. This one is tremendous! Thanks for sharing.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#5 posted 06-25-2010 12:16 AM

You are the king of cutting boards!
This is one of the best you’ve made, in my humble opinion!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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#6 posted 06-25-2010 12:35 AM

Another great piece !!! Love the wood choices for this one. The blend very well together.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#7 posted 06-25-2010 12:40 AM

What do I think? Awesome
Where do you go from here? how about northern north america?

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Bob Simmons

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#8 posted 06-25-2010 12:41 AM

Larry…Excellent work! This is a beauty with a great design. I love the woven affect.

-- Bob Simmons, Las Vegas, NV,

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#9 posted 06-25-2010 01:00 AM

Very cool Larry . Where do you go from there? How about a spider inlayed in the center?

-- wood crafting & woodworking classes

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#10 posted 06-25-2010 01:05 AM

This looks like something I’m not going to attempt.
I will leave this one to the master board maker.
It looks FAB !!
Where to go from here ? You got me on that one…..


-- Imagination rules the world. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte ~

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#11 posted 06-25-2010 01:09 AM

WOW, very nice, good work, great originality.

-- Tom D

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#12 posted 06-25-2010 01:30 AM

This awesome design would look fabulous made into a vase of some kind, I can almost picture it but I really don’t have the grasp on how to do that.

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#13 posted 06-25-2010 01:34 AM

Nice work Larry.

-- Ray , Florence Alabama

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#14 posted 06-25-2010 01:44 AM

Larry Some fantastic wook. A great job on this baby.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#15 posted 06-25-2010 01:50 AM

Great job Larry, That is a fantastic design.

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