or Join Now!
As I’m getting more experienced on my lathe I’m speeding up considerably, the second shot shows a present that I’ve made for my daughter-in-law.
-- Harry, Western Australia
home | projects | blog
520 posts in 1157 days
Preview this project card
6974 posts in 1786 days
#1 posted 06-21-2013 01:07 PM
I really like seeing the multiple vases of tulips together. That really sets off the presentation! Very nice!
-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."
16904 posts in 1739 days
#2 posted 06-21-2013 01:19 PM
These are wonderful. Good work.
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
12759 posts in 1977 days
#3 posted 06-21-2013 01:23 PM
Those are very attractive, Harry. You sure have the knack for those flowers now!!
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
271 posts in 730 days
#4 posted 06-21-2013 01:28 PM
Awesome job Harry they look awesome all three of them. I want to make some of those flowers one day and this is my inspiration I am going to favorite it because its just totally awesome. Thanks for sharing.
-- No tree was harmed in the making of this project...... wait a minute, yes there was, uh oh
1877 posts in 2011 days
#5 posted 06-21-2013 01:46 PM
A nice collection of flowers
Your blog was plenty of ideas Thanks
What wood did you use for the tupils and for the vase ?
Thanks for sharing
-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit
1744 posts in 2290 days
#6 posted 06-21-2013 02:26 PM
Excellent projects Harry. I like all three of the vases and the flowers are just top notch.
-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---
153 posts in 1233 days
#7 posted 06-21-2013 03:58 PM
Looks great. I’d love to give that a shot sometime.
8157 posts in 2924 days
#8 posted 06-21-2013 04:00 PM
You going to open a Florist shop?
Very nice work!
-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"
5893 posts in 1714 days
#9 posted 06-21-2013 05:19 PM
Cleaning up the shop made all the difference. :) LOL! Very delicate work.
-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher
85 posts in 1766 days
#10 posted 06-22-2013 12:40 AM
Great work and presentation.
20157 posts in 2723 days
#11 posted 06-22-2013 01:54 AM
Well done Harry. Great shapes
-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python
3094 posts in 1290 days
#12 posted 06-22-2013 02:39 AM
the flowers and vases all look great.
-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario (email@example.com)
16510 posts in 1676 days
#13 posted 06-22-2013 11:46 AM
Very artistic Hairy. Some really nice turnings
-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net
#14 posted 06-23-2013 10:50 AM
I’m surprised and grateful for all your complimentary remarks guys. As for the wood species, because of my declining memory and the fact that all my turning wood, and 98% of all other wood is gratefully received from friends, I only recognize the most common types. The outside two vases are West Australian Jarrah whilst the centre one is Jacaranda cut from a local tree. The Tulips are Jarrah, Pine, Sheoak and several types that I can’t remember!. Yes, the major shed cleanup has made a world of difference, I’m able to sweep/vacuum the floor after every project which is conducive to clear thinking for the next project. I’m giving Tulips a rest for a while whilst I concentrate on other projects.
4553 posts in 1739 days
#15 posted 06-25-2013 12:17 PM
Nice and fresh :-)
-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted
Go to Pulse page »
©2015 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics