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Project by TedM posted 2304 days ago 848 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this for my wife for Easter. It’s 4″ tall and 6″ in diameter and made of Maple with a band of Paduak.

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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 2304 days ago

NICE
it almost looks like an old-fashioned hat turned upside down – so an Easter Bonnet :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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TedM

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#2 posted 2304 days ago

Exactly! It just happened to be Easter Sunday when I was turning it and it looked so much like an old fashioned bonnet that I knew I had to finish it and give it to my wife that day. I called it an Easter Basket plant pot though because you have to turn it upside down for the hat. Guess I should have posted the photo of me with it on my head!

-- I'm a wood magician... I can turn fine lumber into firewood before your very eyes! - Please visit http://www.woodworkersguide.com and sign up for my project updates!

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Grumpy

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#3 posted 2304 days ago

Nice piece of turning Ted.

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

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Scott Bryan

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#4 posted 2304 days ago

Ted,

This is a beautiful vase. Every time I see a turning it makes me regret not having a lathe in my shop. You did a good job with this piece. The padauk compliments the maple beautifully.

Thanks for the post.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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TedM

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#5 posted 2303 days ago

Thanks all!

-- I'm a wood magician... I can turn fine lumber into firewood before your very eyes! - Please visit http://www.woodworkersguide.com and sign up for my project updates!

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GaryK

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#6 posted 2303 days ago

Nice looking contrast. Great job.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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rikkor

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#7 posted 2303 days ago

That is a very nice turning. The dark band is just perfect to contrast the maple.

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