Lidded Tea Cannister

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Project by Operaman posted 913 days ago 989 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Both in furniture and turning, I have begun exploring smooth and textured surfaces juxtaposed together; also incorporating minimally altered natural objects. This tea cannister is one of a series and is textured and sculpted both inside and out. Composed of cherry and willow.

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#1 posted 913 days ago

has a great feel to it.I really like the added willow!

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#2 posted 913 days ago

I agree with Steve about the “feel” I’m thinking it looks like an ancient treasure find that’s been well preserved for centuries!
But i know it’s not and I think it’s a keepsake for sure!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#3 posted 913 days ago

This is a fantastic canister Scott very nice work.

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#4 posted 912 days ago

I like the design, Scott, especially the carving around the lid. Very well done! Just out of curiosity, how big/small is it?

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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