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I posted a couple o these, but, this is everything that I did for my sister. Acrylic do-dads, and pens, and 2 sets of hors d’œuvre utensils. Wenge and Bloodwood with a Danish Oil finish for the utensils. I think I’m done with acrylics. They’re ok, but, I like wood more better. Thnx for lookin. Appreciate any input, good, bad, or ugly

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net





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stefang

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#1 posted 08-25-2012 04:18 PM

LET’S GET UGLY!! Just kidding, they all look great Roger.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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WoodenFrog

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#2 posted 08-25-2012 05:55 PM

That is some Great work Roger!!
I wish I had a lathe, maybe someday.
Looking good Roger keep it up!
Thanks for sharing.

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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majuvla

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#3 posted 08-25-2012 06:12 PM

This eating-cutting stuffs looks very good

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#4 posted 08-25-2012 06:54 PM

Those are all cool Roger…

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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jaykaypur

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#5 posted 08-25-2012 07:42 PM

Fine skills you have. Your sister got some very nice things.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Monte Pittman

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#6 posted 08-25-2012 09:34 PM

You do nice work. You’re better off to stick with wood :-)

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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peteg

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#7 posted 08-25-2012 09:55 PM

You’ve just been havin some good old fashion fun I can tell Roger,
This is a real nice collection, nice work man
pete

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

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Spoontaneous

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#8 posted 08-25-2012 10:10 PM

Good looking array. Yeah… wood trumps acrylic every time. Still though, the acrylic has a cool look. Did you mix and pigment your own or use ‘blanks’?

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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HillbillyShooter

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#9 posted 08-25-2012 10:33 PM

You have a lucky sister. I’ sure she will enjoy your fine craftsmanship.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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TerinaC

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#10 posted 08-25-2012 11:20 PM

I wish you were my brother! these are beautiful!!!!

-- Terina C

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Dave

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#11 posted 08-26-2012 12:48 AM

Nice do dads. Them sum funny looking forks you made there Roger.
JK;)
good stuff as always.

-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com

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Jim Jakosh

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#12 posted 08-26-2012 12:59 AM

Roger, you sure have been busy. That is a lot of nice utensils and pens!! Great going…............Jim

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

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lanwater

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#13 posted 08-26-2012 04:29 AM

This is a great mix of this and that.

Looking good.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Raymond Thomas

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#14 posted 08-26-2012 01:43 PM

Good looking collection, Roger. I am sure your sister loves you very much and appreciates your talents.

I agree with your acrylics statement – some acrylics look good but there is no real challenge to turning them and the intrinsic feeling that wood imparts to your senses is missing when dealing with something man-made. As the saying goes – “I’d rather be turning than (insert whatever here)”.

-- Raymond, Charlotte, NC -------- Demonstrate the difference!

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sedcokid

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#15 posted 08-27-2012 01:07 PM

What an array of turning items….. All good looking by the way!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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