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Project by darryl posted 01-22-2013 12:54 AM 1067 views 2 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I finally finished this segmented hollow vessel. It’s made of 144 pieces of Pine. I applied a blue finish followed by 15 coats of tung oil. The interior has 2 coats of Ebony stain and 2 coats of tung oil. I’m pretty happy with the results and want to try playing around with some more color.

thoughts?





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SASmith

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#1 posted 01-22-2013 01:01 AM

Wow.
Pine has never looked so good.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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TurnTurnTurn

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#2 posted 01-22-2013 01:10 AM

Great shape and color!!!

-- TurnTurnTurn

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Bearpie

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#3 posted 01-22-2013 01:23 AM

Good decision to dye this, it looks great!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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matt garcia

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#4 posted 01-22-2013 02:07 AM

That’s a beauty!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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a1Jim

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#5 posted 01-22-2013 02:22 AM

This is very nice work,good job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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MShort

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#6 posted 01-22-2013 03:37 AM

Excellent turning Darryl.

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

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majuvla

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#7 posted 01-22-2013 05:08 AM

Beautiful colour

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Darell

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#8 posted 01-22-2013 07:25 AM

Beautiful piece. The color really sets off the grain in the pine.

-- Darell, Norman, Ok.

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darryl

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#9 posted 01-22-2013 01:04 PM

thanks guys :)

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Bluepine38

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#10 posted 01-22-2013 02:12 PM

Give a whole new meaning to bluepine. Wonderful job of turning and finishing, thank you for sharing.

-- As ever, Gus-the 76 yr young apprentice carpenter

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Fishinbo

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#11 posted 01-22-2013 02:44 PM

Wonderful vessel! Great turning and the color blue is stunning with the patterns on the wood.

—www.sawblade.com

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CalgaryGeoff

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#12 posted 01-22-2013 06:24 PM

Great work on shape and style as well as finish color selection. I’m always impressed with bowls of this nature as its harder to turn the inside than you would think. I keep wide tops on my work.:-)

It ok to post more than one photo here.

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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phillip butler

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#13 posted 01-23-2013 02:21 PM

fine lookng piece- did you use a sealer on the pine before staining? where did you get the ebony stain? thanks for sharing.

-- phil, nevada

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darryl

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#14 posted 01-23-2013 06:21 PM

no, i didn’t use any sanding sealer. all of my finishing product is just off the shelf minwax stuff i got at Home Depot.

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Frank Doyle

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#15 posted 01-25-2013 04:26 AM

Very nice, love the color

-- Frank

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