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Project by trifern posted 03-08-2011 12:16 AM 2116 views 5 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Maple hollow form measuring approximately 5.5 inches wide by 6.5 inches tall. Finished with aniline dyes and wipe-on poly.

All comments and critiques are welcomed and appreciated.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.





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darryl

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#1 posted 03-08-2011 01:10 AM

that is beautiful Joe!
love the color, the shape, the finish… amazing!

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Stephen Mines

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#2 posted 03-08-2011 01:11 AM

Whoever said you can’t trump nature is wrong…you did it. I am amazed at the depth you’ve coaxed out of that very nice turning. This wood looks a whole lot better after you messed with it. Without the aniline dye job (and a couple of other special, neat things!) I bet you’d be still working on this, not posting it. Home Run times ten.
Stephen
PS would really like an explanation of the detail around the hole in the vessel.

-- Stephen Mines (Saltmines@aol.com)

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reggiek

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#3 posted 03-08-2011 01:13 AM

Joe – Hadn’t seen one of your beautiful works for a bit. This one is stunning. what are the dots by the opening? Once again, your color and finish is spectacular…..Even the pictures are great…...what do you use as a background for the photos?

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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trifern

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#4 posted 03-08-2011 01:34 AM

Thanks for the kind remarks. The detail around the opening was carved with a small round burr and then filled with yellow acrylic paint. I use a roll of white paper for the background when photographing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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Roger

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#5 posted 03-08-2011 01:34 AM

Wow! that is awesome! that really just pops. very nice

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Bearpie

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#6 posted 03-08-2011 01:49 AM

You came up with a lovely shade of purple.I have been trying to find that color purple to put on my vase for a cousin who is just crazy about purple. I did come up with a purple dye but it was a sickly shade, not vibrant like yours! You made a winner!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Joe Weaver

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#7 posted 03-08-2011 02:08 AM

Its stunning

-- Joe, Ga

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Ken90712

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#8 posted 03-08-2011 02:35 AM

The Master is at it again,,,,,,Wow!!!! Looking good! Another master piece for sure.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Loucarb

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#9 posted 03-08-2011 02:40 AM

Another beauty. The detail around the opening really compliments it.

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Alan

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#10 posted 03-08-2011 02:46 AM

Wow, great color.

-- Alan, Prince George

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tomd

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#11 posted 03-08-2011 03:00 AM

Beautiful color just when I think you can’t find another color you come up with a new one. Nice treatment of the opening too.

-- Tom D

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MShort

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#12 posted 03-08-2011 03:02 AM

Another great piece of work. I color really pops out at you. Thanks.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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Heidi Neely

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#13 posted 03-08-2011 03:05 AM

Just beautiful….certainly reminds me of a big juicy concord grape ;-)

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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Derek1980

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#14 posted 03-08-2011 03:07 AM

Wow, I am partially color blind and even i can see that that is a cool color. :)
very nice form and grain as well I like this piece on all points.

-- Derek

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Chelios

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#15 posted 03-08-2011 03:09 AM

Certainly eye candy, you have the touch.

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