|Project by mike||posted 06-08-2008 01:45 AM||1700 views||2 times favorited||13 comments|
In Transition measures 10” wide on the long axis, 8” on the short axis and stands 6” high. The average
wall thickness is 3/16” and weighs 9 oz.
Bowl blank from a tree harvest in January 2008 the piece was turned green and to final form and wall thickness then allowed to air dry for 2 weeks before finishing. Final sanding to 400 grit and finished with 5 coats of Watco Danish Oil, buffed with white diamond and waxed.
The calabash sits on an independent walnut base.
This piece is currently on display display at the MFA Gallery in Annapolis, MD. Through June 22 as part of a juried show of the Chesapeake Woodturners.
-- Mike, Maryland, www.thewoodenquill.com