A couple more wooden finger rings.

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Project by WoodenFrog posted 07-30-2010 11:12 PM 3184 views 2 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are just a couple of more wooden finger rings I made.
They darker one is walnut with a crushed sea shell inlay, my first real attempt at inlay.
The lighter one is cedar and is pretty thin, more like a wedding band.
These are made in the lamination style, I am trying to work out the kinks in doing some in the Bentwood style.
The finish is CA on both of them.

Thanks for looking, I should have more done soon and will post pics of them later.

Here’s a Link to a blog about the Lamination Style Wearable Wooden Rings I make!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#1 posted 07-30-2010 11:49 PM

They’re both fantastic

-- Greg S.E. Ga.

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#2 posted 07-30-2010 11:52 PM

I agree both are great

-- Paul , Calfornia

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#3 posted 07-30-2010 11:54 PM

They look Great, Bob!! Nicely Done… :)

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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#4 posted 07-30-2010 11:55 PM

Very nice rings.

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#5 posted 07-30-2010 11:57 PM

Thanks Greg and whitedog. I really appreciate the kind words

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#6 posted 07-30-2010 11:58 PM

Hi Mike and Jim ,Thanks for the kind words also.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#7 posted 07-31-2010 12:36 AM

Well done! Great idea for the inlay!

-- christopheralan

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#8 posted 07-31-2010 04:58 AM

Thanks Chris. My sister is the one who loves the sea, and she has many many sea shells. Thanks for the kind words, I’m working on some other inlays I do them all by my self (not the bought stuff) but I’m thinking of using (the bought stuff) after trying to crush stone by hand.

Thanks and I hope to have more soon!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#9 posted 08-01-2010 11:13 AM

It looks great, but how the %$# did you get sea shells to fit in that small space!!!!!!!! (crushed or not!)

-- Theresa,

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#10 posted 08-01-2010 01:08 PM

If you ask me , it’s better than diamond rock ring (I know my wife wouldn’t agree).

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#11 posted 08-01-2010 10:22 PM

Hi Theresa, Its really not that hard I do all my work with hand tools except my trusty Dremel tool as for the getting them in a small space Its pretty easy I cut a groove and then secure the crushed mix with some CA Glue.
I have not done many of these yet but I have read alot about Inlays so I’m still working on it.
Thanks for the kind words and for looking.

Ivan, Yeah I like the look and I hope to get better at this, I don’t think it is as nice as a diamond rock but You can get diamonds all over :) They are too expensive for me.
I just like to be a little different !
Thanks for the words and for looking when I get more done I’ll post them.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#12 posted 08-06-2010 05:04 PM

Beautiful! Nice inlay!


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#13 posted 08-06-2010 07:09 PM

Thanks J.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#14 posted 08-11-2010 05:43 PM

Your rings are SO nice. I have long admired wooden rings and am still unsure of the process. Just wanted you to know I admire your work.

PS. The crushed shell works works so well as inlay on this ring.

-- Cheers!

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#15 posted 08-12-2010 03:19 PM

Thanks Scott, I have tried on a few comments, to tell my process. Not sure if that helps or not.
I put a link to a fellow lumberjocks blog about it also. (Franklad) Mine are made in the lamination style not the bentwood style. Thanks again for the kind words, I think your work is Beautiful , I wish I had your talent.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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