Simple Christmas Ornaments

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Project by TheDane posted 12-16-2011 04:45 AM 1554 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

In Brian Havens’ Shop Journal #5 , he shows making simple Christmas ornaments on the lathe.

I’m a novice turner, I need practice with the skew, and I had some poplar on the shelf that was about the right size.

These are by no means ‘elegant’, but they are good skill builders, and they are fun for the grand-kids.


-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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#1 posted 12-16-2011 04:46 AM

These are all totally cool Gerry

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 12-16-2011 05:45 AM

Really fun looking. I am off to read that article as ornaments are on my todo list for tomorrow.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#3 posted 12-16-2011 07:05 AM

AND someone did a great job with the painting…...........

-- mike...............

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#4 posted 12-16-2011 07:43 AM

COOL stuff… you’ve been very BUSY haven’t you?

Happy Happy Happy…

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#5 posted 12-16-2011 02:21 PM

GREAT looking ornaments !!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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