Black Ash Burl Bangle

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Project by Craig Havran posted 649 days ago 1462 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is my first attempt at a bangle bracelet. It is Black Ash Burl and was finished with a CA finish and polish. I purchased the stainless steel core from The Bangle Guy and he was very nice to work with. I was intially going to sell it, but ended up donating it with some other turned items to a friend’s benefit as she is 31 and is fighting an uphill battle with Aplastic Anemia. After her bone marrow transplant, her donor cells are attacking her body and is really amounting to some high medical bills. We were able to bring in over $22,000 for her.

It’s nice to make some money doing what you love, but it feels better to give for a great cause. Thank you for looking. -Craig

-- "There's plenty of time to read the instruction manual when you're laying in the hospital bed". - Dad

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#1 posted 649 days ago

Great work! Even better that it was for a great cause. Nice!

-- Jeff, North Andover, MA

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#2 posted 649 days ago

Great work for a great cause! I wish your friend well!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio.....

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#3 posted 648 days ago

Craig, nicely done and for a great cause! Thanks for sharing your work and we wish her the best.


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#4 posted 647 days ago

Craig, Excellent work. Love the Burl. Not only neat, but a neat thing to do for your friend.

-- Steve at WeekendWoodworking

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#5 posted 290 days ago

Great job on this love it, Congrats on the donations! Hope she is feeling better!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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