Hickory goblets

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Couple of Hickory goblets I decided to try from my sisters hickory branches she gave me, One had a little warp around the stem and the other warped a bit around the the knots in the cup area. Both were fun, but I plan on drawing out the shape I want next time and maybe make something a little larger, but I really like this hickory, it has been a pleasure to work with.

-- RStadler

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#1 posted 07-10-2010 06:52 PM

I think they are great just the way they are. Lots of character. I like using wood that has been given to me too. It adds a little something.

-- Kate,

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#2 posted 07-10-2010 07:13 PM

The both of them are so unique, they are very nice looking pieces.

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#3 posted 07-11-2010 05:45 AM

Nice goblets, I have made some and they are fun!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#4 posted 07-11-2010 08:35 AM

thanks for the comments guys.I tried some turning tonight, but not much luck. Just made a lot of chips, but this bur oak is just beautiful, gotta get some more.

-- RStadler

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#5 posted 07-31-2010 02:28 PM

Hickory is SO beautiful. I really like your goblets. Great job – and nice finish, too!

-- I've never seen a tree that I wouldn't like to repurpose into a project. I love the smell of wood in the morning - it smells like victory.

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