Green wood

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Project by PeterM posted 08-16-2010 02:57 PM 1847 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Maple wood, colored and laquered,
turned green ( and colored green;-) )
size approx. 50×12 cm
wall thickness 1 mm

All comments are appreciated.

11 comments so far

View WoodenFrog's profile


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#1 posted 08-16-2010 03:07 PM

WOW! Very Beautiful!
That is Pretty thin for a turning! Great work!
Thanks for sharing!

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

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#2 posted 08-16-2010 03:11 PM

Exquisite bowl and coloring, you did a fantastic job! I really like this bowl.

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#3 posted 08-16-2010 03:20 PM


-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#4 posted 08-16-2010 11:02 PM

Very nice bowl,what did you use to do the coloring? And did you just use one color or more? keep them comin.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#5 posted 08-16-2010 11:31 PM

awesome turning, almost looks like a hat. There is an idea !

-- If it ain't broke don't fix it, if you fix it make it better than it has to be.

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Chris Cunanan

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#6 posted 08-17-2010 12:52 AM

wow, i thought “1 mm, that’s pretty thin ain’t it?” then looked it up to find it’s just under 1/25th of an inch! yikes!! i can’t even turn something a consistent 1/16 yet….despite the outcome (which is beautiful too btw!), that takes skilll. keep em coming buddy

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#7 posted 08-17-2010 04:48 AM

That one looks like a lilly pad, nice work. Really like the color.

-- RStadler

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Jim Jakosh

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#8 posted 08-17-2010 02:46 PM

Very nice!!!!!!!!!!!

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

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#9 posted 08-17-2010 07:30 PM

Beautiful green wood turning. They are fun to do.

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

View PeterM's profile


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#10 posted 08-18-2010 11:35 AM

Thank you all for the comments.
I’m glad that you like it.

I use spirit stains and in this case I applied two colors.
At the end 8 layers of clear lacquer.


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#11 posted 08-18-2010 06:56 PM

great job.

-- Chuck, wiswood2

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