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13 3/4 high and 9in across,257 pieces and my first work in 2013.consists of maple ,black maple veneer,bubinga and walnut legs.influenced by peteg’s work and my first try to suspend a piece of work,wow pete my hat is off to you,where do you sign it?To attach the legs in two places I cut an 1/8 square tendon then curved the sides and top and bottom to suit

-- jim nevada





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#1 posted 01-03-2013 09:07 PM

Beautiful work Jim!

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#2 posted 01-03-2013 09:13 PM

Really sharp Jim !!! Love the design on this one.

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

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#3 posted 01-03-2013 09:27 PM

Wow! I’m impressed!

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#4 posted 01-03-2013 09:46 PM

hi jim that is beautiful i relay like it
you have made a piece of art

branch

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#5 posted 01-03-2013 10:06 PM

It’s going to take quite the flower arrangement to not look shabby in comparison to that beautiful vase.

-- Alex, Los Angeles

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#6 posted 01-03-2013 10:10 PM

Awesome!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#7 posted 01-03-2013 10:12 PM

Very nice. The tripod feature really adds to the beautiful turning.

-- Sorry the reply is so long. I didn't have time to write a short reply.

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#8 posted 01-03-2013 10:21 PM

Wowie Jim, this is a beautifully balanced piece, I love the subtle banding sections highlighted with your flawless joints, not overdone but they just add that real touch of class. The walnut legs make a real statement. Fabulous piece Mate
This has to go Top 3 with out a doubt.
Interestingly I am playing with another One leg with a curved out top on the leg, I have made about a dozen legs but just can’t crack the bottom / base right yet

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

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#9 posted 01-03-2013 10:52 PM

Wow, just wow!

-- Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut. - Papa Hemingway

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#10 posted 01-03-2013 11:34 PM

Very nicely done Jim. Well balanced, and the color is terrific. Your legs also look very nice.
Well done.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#11 posted 01-04-2013 12:30 AM

Way waaay cool fantastic work.

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#12 posted 01-04-2013 12:38 AM

I love the flow of the curves and the way the legs follow and extend the vessel curves, very cool, very creative!

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#13 posted 01-04-2013 01:43 AM

Gorgeous!

-- "It's amazing how much can go wrong when you think you know what you're doing."

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#14 posted 01-04-2013 03:42 AM

A great way to start the new year!! This looks fantastic!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#15 posted 01-04-2013 03:49 AM

Outstanding! Just Beautiful Jim!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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