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after the original cap blew out on me as I attempted to finish it, I went ahead and made this solid ebony cap. I’m not sure exactly what the problem is, but I really don’t care for the end result.

I’ll have to keep this one in the private collection to remind myself that I still have a lot to learn.





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GaryK

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#1 posted 2360 days ago

I remember this. It still looks cool!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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scottb

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#2 posted 2360 days ago

Still looks good though… take a step back and give it a couple days. You may just warm up to it.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/

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cajunpen

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#3 posted 2360 days ago

Looks good – call it a learning experience and use it to pay bills with :-))

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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rikkor

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#4 posted 2359 days ago

It sure could look worse. You need a few of your own anyway.

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MsDebbieP

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#5 posted 2359 days ago

it looks great… leave it for a couple days and when you come back to it maybe the “dislike” will jump right out at you

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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relic

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#6 posted 2358 days ago

I like your end result. I think it works well.

-- Andy Stark

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LarryDNJR

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#7 posted 1499 days ago

Ok that will work too. :)

If I can accomplish segmented pens like you’ve been doing maybe I’ll try that one idea I was talking about. :)

-- ~Larry Columbus, OH

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 1499 days ago

it’s cool it’s very cool

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darryl

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#9 posted 1498 days ago

of course you can complete a segmented pen like this LarryDNJR!
A segmented pen is time consuming, not hard!

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