or Join Now!
This is an open segment vase, 40 segments per ring, made of walnut, cherry and maple, 11”H x 9”W.
-- Tom D
Aug 30, 2012
home | projects | blog
1978 posts in 2929 days
Preview this project card
2380 posts in 2084 days
#1 posted 08-30-2012 03:07 AM
Amazing! One day I will attempt something like this. Nice choice of materials too!
-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."
3026 posts in 2871 days
#2 posted 08-30-2012 03:09 AM
This vase is great! Very unusual shape and nice segmenting pattern. Thanks for sharing.
-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.
195 posts in 3200 days
#3 posted 08-30-2012 03:18 AM
Great, the design reminds me of designs that are on some of the Mata Ortiz that we saw in Santa Fe is summer. I can’t imagine how much time and patience it took.
-- Al Holstein "I wood do it"
3793 posts in 2734 days
#4 posted 08-30-2012 03:29 AM
Spectacular Tom.That is waaay past my capabilities in turning.I sure admire it though !
-- Eric, central Florida
2098 posts in 1347 days
#5 posted 08-30-2012 03:35 AM
Looks beautifully done !
-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""
6439 posts in 1956 days
#6 posted 08-30-2012 05:11 AM
Beautiful piece Tom.You are obviously not just another pretty marquetry box maker.I like this a lot.
-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/
3549 posts in 1981 days
#7 posted 08-30-2012 05:56 AM
Tom, this is a major piece of turning, very well done indeed :)Pete
-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got
3650 posts in 2881 days
#8 posted 08-30-2012 06:12 AM
Very nicely done! How many hours did you put into this piece?
-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe
19128 posts in 1497 days
#9 posted 08-30-2012 06:16 AM
Woodworking wise, this is really cool and very nicely done.
Personally, kinda looks like a snake. I have an issue with anything that reminds me of snakes :-)
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
496 posts in 2098 days
#10 posted 08-30-2012 07:25 AM
Tom, that is an extraordinary piece. Great skill and plenty of thought have gone into that vase.Remarkable
-- And my head I'd be a scratchin'
1954 posts in 2297 days
#11 posted 08-30-2012 07:26 AM
This the most wonderful open segment vase I have ever seen
How many time for the different step : cutting piece? gluing piece ? turning?
Thanks for sharing
-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit
2483 posts in 2174 days
#12 posted 08-30-2012 09:44 AM
now this is a different shape for a segmentation..I really like the gentle swoop! The most per row I have ever done was 36, and that was hard enough!
488 posts in 1334 days
#13 posted 08-30-2012 12:36 PM
Super nice and something you should be real proud of. Some day I may be able to make something like this but from what I see its a long ways off for me. Thanks for sharing such a beautiful work of art.
-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (email@example.com)
18320 posts in 1963 days
#14 posted 08-30-2012 12:44 PM
That is one fine vase. Wow!
-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@yahoo.com
42 posts in 1256 days
#15 posted 08-30-2012 01:18 PM
WOW!!! This is amazing, great job.
View all comments »
showing 1 through 15 of 34 comments
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics