spalted beech hollow form

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Project by George watkins posted 10-14-2011 04:21 PM 1418 views 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello folks

here is a spalted beech form with a carved neck detail
6” wide by 6.5” tall
finished with woodoc 10

-- it can't rain all the time!!

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#1 posted 10-14-2011 05:07 PM

Just beautiful. Very nice work.

-- Jen ~ Happiness is being covered in sawdust.

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#2 posted 10-14-2011 05:28 PM

Really nice George. Is that hand carved, or some giant texturing tool?

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#3 posted 10-14-2011 05:38 PM

Thank you
its handcarved

-- it can't rain all the time!!

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#4 posted 10-14-2011 11:24 PM

Overwhelmed with the grain pattern and then went to the second photo …wonderful carving detail as well !! : )

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#5 posted 10-14-2011 11:55 PM

Nice job, George. I think nature kinda helped you out on this one.

-- So Many tools, So little time

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#6 posted 10-15-2011 12:42 AM

That’s a beauty. Really like the top pattern

-- Dave -

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#7 posted 10-15-2011 04:32 AM

Fantastic piece. Love the form and the spalted beech is beautiful.
thanks for sharing

-- -Jay Hartman - Morrisville, PA

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#8 posted 10-15-2011 05:37 AM

Thats really pretty wood. The form looks great. Thanks for sharing.

-- Kelly, Allen,KS

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#9 posted 10-15-2011 12:52 PM

Nice job on the carving…........ and a nice piece of wood used to show your form.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#10 posted 10-15-2011 04:36 PM

great looking piece—-like the top design

-- dean2336,nebr.

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#11 posted 10-16-2011 02:02 AM

Great piece George. Fantastic wood & form. Love the carving. Well done.

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#12 posted 10-16-2011 09:38 AM

Thank you for all of your kind comments

-- it can't rain all the time!!

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#13 posted 10-20-2011 09:13 PM

Gorgeous turning. I love spalted wood but I’m allergic to the spores. Found it out after turning a lot of spalted wood.

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

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#14 posted 10-27-2011 04:56 AM

Wow!! This beautiful, the spalted Beech has outstanding color and your turning ability is great as well.

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#15 posted 10-27-2011 07:46 AM

Thank you

-- it can't rain all the time!!

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