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Project by Loucarb posted 10-26-2011 10:20 PM 1319 views 1 time favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is another HF from the willow branch. I not sure about the form of this one but it is what it is. It measures 7” tall by 7 1/2” wide aniline dyed and finished with wipe on poly. Sorry for the crappy pictures. Thanks for looking. Lou





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 10-26-2011 10:37 PM

Wow!! That is beautiful, Lou!!!!!!!!...............Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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peteg

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#2 posted 10-26-2011 10:38 PM

Cant fathom your concern with this one Lou, it looks fabulous mate, you are realy getting to grips with that Trifern finish, great job :))

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

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CharlieM1958

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#3 posted 10-26-2011 10:48 PM

This thing looks like a glass art vase. Gorgeous!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Loucarb

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#4 posted 10-26-2011 10:58 PM

Thank Jim,Pete and Charlie your kind words are well appreciated.

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jeffl

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#5 posted 10-26-2011 11:00 PM

Looks good to me. The green is different!

-- Jeff,

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Lenny

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#6 posted 10-26-2011 11:05 PM

Wow, that’s a beauty Lou.

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

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littlecope

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#7 posted 10-26-2011 11:19 PM

Beautiful Job Lou!!

-- Mike in Concord, NH---Unpleasant tasks are simply worthy challenges to improve skills.

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paplou

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#8 posted 10-26-2011 11:21 PM

From one Lou to another; very nice and the shape looks good. Never tried the dye but one of these days I will. Did you use black first or just the green.

-- PAPLOU

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Woodbridge

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#9 posted 10-26-2011 11:28 PM

Another beautiful piece. Like other shave said, it looks like ceramic or glass. The colour and finsh are great. I like the live edge on the top as well.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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Loucarb

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#10 posted 10-26-2011 11:40 PM

Thanks guys. PapaLou no black just the green.

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Gary

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#11 posted 10-26-2011 11:54 PM

That is so beautiful.. Is the dye water or alcohol? Man, thats beautiful

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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Loucarb

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#12 posted 10-27-2011 12:09 AM

Thanks Gary. It’s water based aniline dye.

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darryl

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#13 posted 10-27-2011 12:18 AM

i really like it Lou. the form is nice, the color is great and your finish looks wonderful!
nice work!

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scrappy

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#14 posted 10-27-2011 01:09 AM

Fantastic job on the turning and dyeing both!

Love this!

Keep it up.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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Bearpie

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#15 posted 10-27-2011 02:23 AM

This is simply beautiful and the shape is great too. You definitely done good! Keep up the good work.

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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