Inlayed Wood Vase

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Project by Richard Xuereb posted 06-27-2011 10:45 PM 1350 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Another inlayed wood vase, this one is a darker grouping. Using walnut and mahogany, I use a glass liner which is set inside with a foam strip so it can float. I learned that glass does not have the same expansion rate as wood. (The hard way).

-- Richard S Xuereb

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#1 posted 07-17-2011 02:52 AM

Beautiful inlay on that piece. How tall is it? And I like the innovation about a foam strip to secure the glass liner. That’s one to file away for future reference. Did you hollow this all the way to the bottom?


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#2 posted 07-17-2011 04:44 AM

It’s about 14 inches tall. the inside is hollowed just deep enough for the glass liner. About 8” x 1 3/4’ dia

-- Richard S Xuereb

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