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Project by Kent Shepherd posted 12-22-2011 04:52 PM 1184 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just this last night just in time for Christmas. It was a commission along with a jewlery box which I will post later.

I don’t do a lot of turning but this was a fun project for me. I used cherry, glued for thickness, and maple shaker pegs. I would rather have had cherry pegs, but time did not allow that. I already had the maple ones on hand.
Finished with semi-gloss lacquer.

Thanks for looking

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong





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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 12-22-2011 05:35 PM

A nice piece with understated elegance, Kent.

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

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#2 posted 12-22-2011 05:48 PM

Nice. I sent you pictures. Let me know what you think of the jig. I have always said that I do not like to do lathe work, but I may be changing my mind. There is so much good stuff done on LJ.

-- "When we build, let us think we build forever." John Ruskin

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#3 posted 12-22-2011 05:51 PM

Nice looking necklace tree, Kent.

-- CJIII Future cabinetmaker

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Karson

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#4 posted 12-22-2011 06:27 PM

Nice piece . Some great turnings.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#5 posted 12-22-2011 10:12 PM

always go down well with the ladiesent, nice job

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

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#6 posted 12-23-2011 01:32 AM

Good one Kent.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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