Oak Hollow Form

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Project by Loucarb posted 07-30-2011 04:02 PM 1212 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Nothing special but I liked the grain. The piece measures 4 1/2 ” H x 3 1/4” W aniline dyed with a wipe on poly finish. Thanks for looking. Lou

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#1 posted 07-30-2011 04:14 PM

Maybe, but it looks good and adds nicely to your projects. Nice turnings. I have a long way to go, to make anything decent on my lathe.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#2 posted 07-30-2011 04:21 PM

Very nice!

-- If you say 'It's good enough', it probably isn't.

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#3 posted 07-30-2011 04:55 PM

It looks pretty special to me. Your work allowed the wood to show its beauty and also make it functional. One day-I gotta get a lathe! Thanks for sharing.

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

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#4 posted 07-30-2011 10:01 PM

Beautiful work Lou.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#5 posted 07-30-2011 11:05 PM

I beg to differ Lou. As Rick stated, it looks pretty special. Another nice turning. A friend of a friend just completed a week long turning course at North Bennet Street School. I remember how you drooled over those wonderful Powermatic lathes. I will have to find out how he liked it.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! Lenny, East Providence, RI

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#6 posted 07-31-2011 12:37 AM

Thanks for the kind words everyone. Lenny I’d like to know how he liked it too. I would like to take that class myself. Thanks again.


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#7 posted 07-31-2011 12:42 AM

Nice job Lou, I like the form & especially the lovely rise to the neck opening, Well done :)

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#8 posted 08-01-2011 04:01 PM

Nice work Lou, the hollow forms get addicting.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#9 posted 08-02-2011 12:29 AM

I agree with Skylark53, It sure do Look Special To Me….. Very nice indeed!! I enjoy looking at wood that has a finish that lets its natural beauty show through, and this one does just that.

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#10 posted 08-22-2016 11:55 AM

I love the simple elegance of it. It’s a lovely vessel.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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