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433 pieces zebra wood, bubinga and maple,stay calm stay intense,love what you are doing

-- jim nevada





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 634 days ago

Love your work sir. Great job.

-- 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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peteg

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#2 posted 634 days ago

Classy piece Jim, real nice work.
Hey great to see you back & pumpin’ them out.

How big is is this piece??
:)
Pete

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

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Dutchy

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#3 posted 634 days ago

beautiful nice work

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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MarkTheFiddler

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#4 posted 634 days ago

Love it!

-- Thanks for all the lessons!

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glynn

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#5 posted 634 days ago

it is about 10 in high and 11 in diameter

-- jim nevada

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 634 days ago

Beautiful piece, Jim. You must have the patience of Job!

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

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Bluepine38

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#7 posted 634 days ago

Very good looking starburst, you definitely must have stayed calm and intense on this project, and you
either love woodturning, or you are a masochist. Sometimes I am not sure which is the main attraction with
my lathe. Thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 75 yr young apprentice carpenter

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Gene Howe

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#8 posted 634 days ago

Absolutely gorgeous!

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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Surfside

3049 posts in 776 days


#9 posted 634 days ago

It is truly awesome.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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phillip butler

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#10 posted 634 days ago

Im lucky enough to have seen this piece in person because Jim was kind enough to bring it over to the house just after it was finished- the piece is even more impressive up close- great work exceptional talent-
he is also willing to share his “heres how I did that” tips-
thanks jim

-- phil, nevada

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branch

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#11 posted 634 days ago

hi jim that is one very nice piece of art love the shape of it
and the wood that you used the work very well together
the feather ring is stunning and nice tight joints
i love it thanks for sharing

branch

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john925

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#12 posted 634 days ago

One of the keys to good segmented work is tight joinery and you aged this one Jim. Can hardly see any glue lined. Great job. Do you belong to the segmented wood turners forum?
john

-- John, Brentwood, CA

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MShort

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#13 posted 633 days ago

Great design Jim.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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majuvla

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#14 posted 633 days ago

Beautiful

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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sedcokid

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#15 posted 632 days ago

Jim, What an amazing piece the insets are gorgeous!! How long does it take you to glue up a piece like this?

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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