|Project by PASs||posted 03-07-2011 07:07 AM||3449 views||1 time favorited||2 comments|
Part of a commission to make 17 coin holders for a presentation ceremony.
The wood is Indian Don’t Know…it’s from India, but I don’t know what it is.
The bowl shape and the raised dias were on-the-lathe ideas.
The rose-colored wood is just an old red mahogany stain.
The finish is a 2-pound shellac to seal the grain, then a Beall polish with carnuba wax final.
-- Pete, "It isn't broken, you just aren't using it right."