Spalted Holly

  • Advertise with us
Project by jeffthewoodwacker posted 08-05-2011 02:47 AM 1305 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Spalted holly bowl. 10 inches in diameter and 4 inches high. Finish is several coats of Formbys gloss tung oil hand rubbed. The holly sat wrapped in a plastic bag in a garage for two years and spalted very well. The piece was still wet when I turned it.

-- Those that say it can't be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.

3 comments so far

View sedcokid's profile


2702 posts in 2642 days

#1 posted 08-05-2011 03:20 AM

This bowl has fantastic grain pattern. Great Job!!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View peteg's profile


3411 posts in 1866 days

#2 posted 08-05-2011 03:29 AM

Turned out nice Jeff, :))

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

View Karson's profile


34987 posts in 3444 days

#3 posted 08-05-2011 07:24 PM

Beautiful Jeff.

-- 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 †

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics