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This is a 14” inch wide turning I did about a month ago. Reminds me of a wave and sunset.

Magnolia wood.

June 8, 2011

-- Bob A in NJ

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#1 posted 06-09-2011 03:06 AM


Really nice, but I don’t see any relevance to outer space. Some day soon I may even get back into my shop.


-- Jerry in Central NJ

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#2 posted 06-09-2011 03:18 AM

That’s beautiful!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#3 posted 06-09-2011 03:34 AM

I’d never seen magnolia, and of such a size. Wonderful!


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#4 posted 06-09-2011 03:54 AM

Great platter Bob. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#5 posted 06-09-2011 03:57 AM

do you think you could mail me some of this beautiful magnolia wood?

-- wood takes time and effort... just like women

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#6 posted 06-09-2011 04:15 AM

I never get tired of looking at nice pieces of wood.
thanks Bob

-- OC down in Costa Rica. come down and see me some time. I'll keep the light on for you

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#7 posted 06-09-2011 04:18 AM

beautiful work Bob! dreamy piece of wood

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#8 posted 06-09-2011 07:29 AM

That’s looking really beautiful!!

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#9 posted 06-09-2011 02:13 PM

Fantastic work… ...that is a beautiful piece of magnolia. This piece really honors the beauty of the wood. Love the color gradation in the grain across this piece. I had a similar (sunset) thought when I first saw this piece and before I read your description – only I was in the mountains, while you were at the beach!

Thanks so much for sharing.

-- -Jay Hartman - Morrisville, PA

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