Stain and textured turning

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Project by diggerdelaney posted 950 days ago 1101 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Many things that I would like to do in woodworking and the list does not get much shorter. Well at least this is 2 that I can cross off, the first is colouring and the second is to texture some of my turnings. Hopefully this will lead to better pieces in the future.
This is made from cherry and coloured using blue spirit stain which turned green when applied, it stands 4 1/4” tall

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#1 posted 950 days ago

I like the textured ring,looks classy

-- jim nevada

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#2 posted 950 days ago

Nice job Digger, great finish, I like the outline rings top n toe of the texture band

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

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#3 posted 950 days ago

Excellent work, did you use a texture tool while on the lathe or did you do it by hand?

-- Vince

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#4 posted 950 days ago

Great job! I love working with cherry…

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#5 posted 950 days ago

Your always doing something special ,super job.

-- Custom furniture

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#6 posted 950 days ago

Awesome work !!! Rally like the clor.

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#7 posted 950 days ago

Thanks all
Vince I used the Robert Sorby Texturing tool with the piece turning on the lathe

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#8 posted 950 days ago

Great turning!...would like to give the texturing and coloring a try myself. Keep up the great turning and Merry Christmas!

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#9 posted 950 days ago

Beautiful work, photo gives it resemblence to a nude form.

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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-- Lidiya,Russia.

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#11 posted 949 days ago

Thanks once again
cr1 I used a Robert Sorby Texturing tool which I am experimenting with at the moment

-- Derek, Kent, UK,

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#12 posted 949 days ago

That looks wonderful, love the coloring

-- Norman

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