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Project by trifern posted 730 days ago 1644 views 3 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Maple hollow form measuring approximately 4.75 inches by 7.5 inches. All comments and critiques are welcomed and appreciated.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.





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sedcokid

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#1 posted 730 days ago

Joe, Your work never stops amazing me. How in the world did you cut all those groves or are they spirals? Had to take awhile! Nice Project, you shouldn’t have any problem selling this one.

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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RolloMartins

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#2 posted 730 days ago

Working on hollow forms, I have been turning as end grain. I assume your hollow forms are end grain too—am I right? I don’t see any pith so they must. Doesn’t that produce checking at the bottom (the top would be cored out, so not a problem)? Love your work, and follow every post.

-- "Bully of the world!--Don Q.

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Les Casteel

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#3 posted 730 days ago

Nice carving Joe! Reminds me of a beehive or some sort of giant seed pod. Either, way good job!!

-- Les, Arkansas, www.woodthatrocks.com

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Jim Jakosh

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#4 posted 730 days ago

Funk is good for the mind to let it all go!. It looks like a bee hive. Did you use a Fordom tool on it?

..............Jim

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

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Cozmo35

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#5 posted 730 days ago

Beauty!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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jeepturner

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#6 posted 730 days ago

Remarkable work. I like the randomness of the ridges. I hope you make more in this line, and combine this with your dyeing skills. Always look forward to seeing your turnings.

-- Mel,

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MonteCristo

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#7 posted 730 days ago

Nice ! Looks like a wasp’s nest (without the wasps !)

-- Dwight - "Free legal advice available - contact Dewey, Cheetam & Howe""

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Kookaburra

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#8 posted 730 days ago

Fabulous – museum quality. I really like the undulations.

-- Kay - Just a girl who loves wood.

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Dan'um Style

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#9 posted 730 days ago

another unique and wonderful piece

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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Roger

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#10 posted 730 days ago

Funk has a gr8 look to it.

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

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LittlePaw

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#11 posted 730 days ago

A great piece – thinking out side the box, er I mean outside hf! I love your creativity and execution!

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

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tomd

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#12 posted 730 days ago

Beautiful piece, very unique and inovative. Great craftsmanship. You seem to always come up with very creative ideas.

-- Tom D

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majuvla

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#13 posted 729 days ago

Very nice, something new and unusuall.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Monte Pittman

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#14 posted 729 days ago

Always sit and stare in amazement at you work. Beautiful as always.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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trifern

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#15 posted 729 days ago

Thanks for all the kind remarks. I appreciate them all.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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