Walnut and Holly flower vase

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Project by Xyloid_Curt posted 09-09-2012 05:34 PM 981 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This flower vase is made of Walnut and Holly. It is for artificial or dried flowers and is 12” X 3 1/2”. It is finished with lacquer and wax.

-- Xyloid Curt "Exposing the hidden beauty in wood"

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#1 posted 09-09-2012 05:49 PM

This is an amazing turning great job.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 09-09-2012 08:40 PM

hi that is very nice great piece of turning and design thanks for sharing


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#3 posted 09-09-2012 09:00 PM

nice looking vase, beautiful turning. I like the way you have arranged the two contrasting colours and how they appear with the shape of the vase.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#4 posted 09-10-2012 02:24 AM

Beautiful and I really like the design.

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (

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#5 posted 09-10-2012 06:55 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#6 posted 09-10-2012 11:55 AM

Very nice vase. The holly looks absolutely beautiful contrasted with the walnut.

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

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#7 posted 09-10-2012 12:02 PM

Wow! What kind of flowers are those? LOL

Real nice job.


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#8 posted 09-10-2012 12:37 PM

Very cool project nicely done!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#9 posted 09-10-2012 11:12 PM

Cool project! i’ve never done hollow turnings before.

-- Most people say "Measure Twice, Cut Once." I say, "Cut Twice, Measure Once".

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#10 posted 09-13-2012 06:06 PM

Thank you all for your comments. The Holly was salvaged from a beautiful tree damaged in the storms of 2004.

-- Xyloid Curt "Exposing the hidden beauty in wood"

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