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Flower holder

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Project by BB1 posted 01-10-2018 02:30 AM 1131 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had seen a couple neat projects (http://lumberjocks.com/projects/315602 and http://lumberjocks.com/projects/322225)
using glass tubes so decided to try to design one.
I kept things simple and that left it looking a bit boxy.
I like their designs better than the one I deveoped (look more elegant). Still a start with a lesson learned in making the right size opening to hold the glass in place. It is walnut and hickory.





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ralbuck

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#1 posted 01-10-2018 04:06 AM

Very nice and well photographed too.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#2 posted 01-10-2018 10:07 AM

Pretty nice joinery solution.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 01-10-2018 11:28 AM

Thanks. I had to add some walnut to the top joint as but that worked to make it nice and tight.


Pretty nice joinery solution.

- majuvla

Thanks. And to confess, I used my black exercise mat as the background for two of the pictures :)


Very nice and well photographed too.

- ralbuck


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#4 posted 01-10-2018 04:51 PM

Looks great!

A lot of small details there that pull it all together.

You have your exercise mat, I have tufts of freaking cat hair in every shot. I’ll trade you 8^)

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BB1

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#5 posted 01-10-2018 05:01 PM

Thanks…and there may be some dog hair on mine as I have two great “helpers”!!


Looks great!

A lot of small details there that pull it all together.

You have your exercise mat, I have tufts of freaking cat hair in every shot. I ll trade you 8^)

- splintergroup


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#6 posted 01-10-2018 07:49 PM

This is a very nice flower holder. Nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#7 posted 01-11-2018 05:31 PM

Great looking holder, Barbara! This give me and idea for some pieces I have been looking at for long time trying to figure out how to use them.

Thanks, Jim

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

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#8 posted 01-11-2018 07:41 PM

Thanks! This mainly used pieces I had left from other projects (which is why I rarely toss anything, always seem to find a place in a future project!). Will look forward to seeing what project you design.


Great looking holder, Barbara! This give me and idea for some pieces I have been looking at for long time trying to figure out how to use them.

Thanks, Jim

- Jim Jakosh


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