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“Ruby” is a 8 inch cherry burl turned, hollowed, dyed and 22k gold leave. This is another “Recovered Ruins”
Currently featured at the Gallery Uptown Grand Haven MI

-- Ron Campbell

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#1 posted 06-10-2013 03:04 AM

super looking turning.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 06-10-2013 03:06 AM

That is brilliant Ron, is there a special dye you use? Great turning and finish.

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

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#3 posted 06-10-2013 03:20 AM

Wow beautiful job Ron….colour and finish is great….

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#4 posted 06-10-2013 04:17 AM

Words cannot describe that piece. It is absolutely stunning.
Thank you for sharing.

-- 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. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 06-10-2013 04:39 AM

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#6 posted 06-10-2013 10:43 AM

This is gorgeous! Beautiful grain and color!
Thanks for sharing!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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Ronald G Campbell

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#7 posted 06-10-2013 11:15 AM

The dye is trans tint dye from Woodcraft. There are 3 colors laid over each other and some sanded back. Yellow, bordeaux and bright red.

-- Ron Campbell

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#8 posted 06-10-2013 11:22 AM

Very high on the wow factor. Beautiful piece.

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

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#9 posted 06-10-2013 12:00 PM

One more wow. That is a fabulous vessel. Nice shape and the colour and finish are amazing.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#10 posted 06-10-2013 01:15 PM

beautiful love the color and desine shape,other terms i love it

-- Punk in PA

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#11 posted 06-10-2013 01:20 PM

Great job. I love the design and color.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#12 posted 06-10-2013 01:25 PM

Wow!. It’s absolutely gorgeous and what an eye catcher.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#13 posted 06-10-2013 01:36 PM

Whoa!!!!!!!!!!!Is that ever an eye catcher!!!!!!!!!!! Very nice, Ron!! did it sell yet?

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Ronald G Campbell

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#14 posted 06-10-2013 02:28 PM

No Jim not yet. I am at the Gallery today working, had to cover for one of the girls. I wold hope it sells, priced at $ 150.
To the rest of you thanks for the comments.

-- Ron Campbell

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#15 posted 06-10-2013 03:10 PM

Wow! Just WOW!

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

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