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Project by Bob Collins posted 10-12-2012 12:08 PM 725 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Turned this Urn for a lady who owns show horses and has some ashes from a horse that had to be put down.
The majority of the ashes where scattered in the paddock. It is made from Silver Birch and the burning was my
idea of hoof prints but got carried away. 8” tall 5” diam didn’t measure the volume just went by what size she indicated anyway any ashes left over can be scattered with the others. Dollars in the pocket is the important part and she has contacts in Melbourne interested in urns.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools





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Sam Shakouri

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#1 posted 10-12-2012 12:37 PM

Nice urn and I hope good dolar in the pocket and more orders in the future.
And RIP for the horse.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 10-12-2012 01:02 PM

Beautiful urn, Bob!! Man that was a lot of burning of all those horse shoes!!!!!!!!!..............Jim

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

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Gshepherd

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#3 posted 10-12-2012 03:07 PM

Beautiful Job …...

-- What we do in life will Echo through Eternity........

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#4 posted 10-12-2012 03:16 PM

Very nice work Bob

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#5 posted 10-12-2012 03:51 PM

You make me wish I had a lathe! I have a friend would love to have an Urn like yours! You got me thinking now!

-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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peteg

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#6 posted 10-12-2012 07:37 PM

Nice to get paid for your efforts Bob, well done it looks a nice job mate :)
pete

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

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kiefer

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#7 posted 10-13-2012 12:37 AM

Nice urn and love the details .
Well done !

-- Kiefer 松

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#8 posted 10-14-2012 01:34 AM

Beautiful job Bob. I am certain that the lady who you made this for is comforted that the ashes of the horse she loved is in such a beautiful urn.

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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