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Project by jhawkinnc posted 03-01-2012 06:46 PM 849 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are some more turnings coming off of the lathe. I made a walnut vase (similar to a previous project) from an old walnut post taken from a Missouri barn. And included a few worm holes, too!

The lighter colored vases are made from a good ol’ North Carolina gumball tree that a relative had taken down. I was pleasantly surprised with the coloring that appeared on the sides.

All three are finished with a matter lacquer spray.

Enjoy and I welcome any comments!

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#1 posted 03-01-2012 07:25 PM

Very cool turnings ,great looking vases.

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#2 posted 03-01-2012 07:48 PM

Beautiful vases!. I love that matte finish lacquer too!............Jim

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

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#3 posted 03-01-2012 07:51 PM

Good work and beautiful results.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#4 posted 03-02-2012 10:37 AM

Very beautiful vases, very beautiful…

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#5 posted 03-02-2012 04:15 PM

Hi very well done turnings form good, finish good,not mad about the one on the right the walnut and one on the
left up there with the pros keep up the good work will be keeping an eye on you ha ha Kind Regards Roger

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