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Project by branch posted 01-31-2013 10:48 PM 905 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi this is a little vase i made for my sister she all ways wanted one so i made her this one i am going to give it to her on Sunday hope she likes it.. it stands 9 inches it is 5 inch at the top 8 at the middle and 6 1/2 at the bottom .
the finish is 4 coats of sand and seal and 3 coats of lacquer


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#1 posted 01-31-2013 11:02 PM

Beautiful. What are the woods?

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#2 posted 01-31-2013 11:29 PM

Very nice turning Branch, yes what kind of wood? Really nice work man…

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#3 posted 01-31-2013 11:30 PM

Your sister will certainly like it Branch, nice wood combination, nice turning and finish.

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

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#4 posted 02-01-2013 12:21 AM

Well done, what girl don’t like purple LOL She’ll love it, great job.

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

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#5 posted 02-01-2013 03:00 AM

That’s purple heart? Until now, I didn’t think It was a wood I would appreciate seeing in my home. Beautiful job! I’d feature that vase prominently! In my home.

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#6 posted 02-01-2013 04:17 AM

Beautiful!! Just Beautiful You are the master!

Thanks for sharing

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#7 posted 02-01-2013 07:03 AM

Great work!

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#8 posted 02-01-2013 10:24 AM

Nice Work Branch!! very Nice!!
I am sure she will love it!!!

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

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#9 posted 02-01-2013 12:14 PM

Excellent work Branch. Nice tight joints and interesting colors. I’m certain your sister will like it a lot.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#10 posted 02-01-2013 01:03 PM

Beautiful work

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#11 posted 02-01-2013 01:07 PM

nice work

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#12 posted 02-01-2013 02:38 PM

Top class work branch. You’re brilliant at this.

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#13 posted 02-01-2013 08:23 PM

Gorgeous vase! Your sister will be proud and happy to have it. Great turning!


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#14 posted 02-01-2013 09:20 PM

hi thanks for all the very nice comments

the woods are purple-heart and Gonzalo alves

my local hardware store has got in a lot of exotic wood in it great ./
and he is a good friend of my ins and gives it to me at cost price .
happy days


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