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Project by diggerdelaney posted 05-16-2013 05:24 PM 549 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made from (I believe) Hawthorne It is 5” tall and 4 1/2” across. Decided to turn this after seeing someone else turn one on another forum and remembered that I had just the right piece of trunk laying about.
Did not notice the face winking at me until I looked at the photo I took

-- Derek, Kent, UK, http://s702.photobucket.com/albums/ww21/diggerdelaney/





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 05-16-2013 08:02 PM

Its a happy winking face at that. Nice job!!!

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 05-16-2013 08:08 PM

Very unusual and really nice. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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crowie

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#3 posted 05-16-2013 10:18 PM

G’Day Derek,
I think I like this one more than the other, it’s got a heap of character with all the figure, very well done.

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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peteg

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#4 posted 05-17-2013 01:11 AM

Classic ogee Derek, the face says it all as far as the result goes, very nice piece :)
Pete

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

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TheTalkingGrape

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#5 posted 05-17-2013 08:24 AM

I like it with the big dip in it its good wait wait wait ITS GREAT.

-- Tim, Sydney Australia, http://www.youtube.com/user/TheTalkingGrape?feature=watch, https://www.facebook.com/pages/Tims-Wooden-Wonders/1433591433543077?ref=hl

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TimWood

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#6 posted 05-18-2013 12:13 PM

Your project is a classic example of woodworking….you begin with an idea in mind and when you’re finished, it’s not only a nice project, but it has turned into much more than you ever envisioned. Makes me want to go to my log pile!!

-- Tim Harrelson

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HorizontalMike

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#7 posted 05-18-2013 12:43 PM

I am just amazed at how you can turn this without breaking it! I have much to learn about turning. Well done!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

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Fishinbo

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#8 posted 05-21-2013 02:04 PM

Stunning piece! Like the shape and the wood especially the interesting patterns. It has so much character. Great turning!

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