Spalted Holly

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Project by jeffthewoodwacker posted 08-05-2011 02:47 AM 1702 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.

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

This bowl has fantastic grain pattern. Great Job!!

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#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

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#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 †

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