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Cherry Burl turned in a classic shape of an old urn.
-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell
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#1 posted 06-05-2013 12:17 AM
I don’t know, Ron. It looks kinda dirty to me. ;-)
Just kidding, of course. That’s a gorgeous burl, and you brought out the best in it.
-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"
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#2 posted 06-05-2013 12:22 AM
Fantastic turning !! Some real character in that piece.
-- "If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right". Henry Ford
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#3 posted 06-05-2013 01:08 AM
-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better.
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#4 posted 06-05-2013 01:35 AM
Very nice! I’ve just discovered your stuff; you do great work.
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#5 posted 06-05-2013 02:07 AM
It is amazing that you kept it in one piece!! Nice job!!...............Jim
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
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#6 posted 06-05-2013 02:29 AM
Very unique. Great job !!
-- Wayne - Plymouth MN
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#7 posted 06-05-2013 03:46 AM
Beautiful piece of art, bet you had a few scary moments turning it.
-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools
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#8 posted 06-05-2013 04:43 AM
Just Beautiful Ron
-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI
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#9 posted 06-05-2013 11:30 AM
I can’t even start imagining how you can turn such a piece of wood… it looks awesome, great job!
-- -- Measure twice, cut once; why, did the wood grow?
#10 posted 06-05-2013 12:29 PM
Yes it was a fun piece to turn. It did do a short stint at the Grand Rapids Art Museum last year.
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#11 posted 06-05-2013 01:42 PM
You did a fine job with this beautiful piece of wood. It’s certainly and eye catcher.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://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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#12 posted 06-05-2013 04:35 PM
This is an incredible piece of turning, especially since you kept it in one piece.
#13 posted 06-10-2013 03:07 AM
Great turning Ron, was there any scary moments with this one?
#14 posted 06-10-2013 11:29 AM
Bob the scary was when I started to hollow. I knew there was going to be a large negative space and that was part of the design. I have done a few more since then.
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#15 posted 06-12-2013 09:31 PM
Really nice work!
-- Tony C St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!
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