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Project by tomd posted 07-17-2008 06:11 AM 2423 views 8 times favorited 32 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a turning I completed 3 months ago but just got around to photographing it. It is walnut, cherry and yellowheart.

-- Tom D





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Christopher

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#1 posted 07-17-2008 06:15 AM

That is incredible! How did you do that?

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Bradford

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#2 posted 07-17-2008 06:22 AM

How in the world?

-- so much wood, so little time. Bradford. Wood-a-holics unanimous president

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#3 posted 07-17-2008 06:31 AM

Pretty cool! How many turnings did it take to piece that together? Looks like 4?

Very inventive, I’ll give you that!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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moshel

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#4 posted 07-17-2008 06:39 AM

How did you do that? (other than photoshop, that is :-) )

-- The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep...

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moshel

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#5 posted 07-17-2008 06:47 AM

Oh my god, i have just seen the process on your other project (http://lumberjocks.com/projects/6491). you are crazy. you must seek help.

-- The woods are lovely, dark and deep, but I have promises to keep...

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Les Hastings

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#6 posted 07-17-2008 12:00 PM

Well done Tom,,,,,excellent! I would like to try one of those some time.

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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#7 posted 07-17-2008 12:13 PM

beautiful
looks like a pencil shaving.
if this was huge, kids would love sitting on it!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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darryl

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#8 posted 07-17-2008 01:24 PM

came out real nice. the color combo looks great.

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trifern

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#9 posted 07-17-2008 01:30 PM

Stunning… a true piece of art. I would be interested in learning more about the technique. Thank you for sharing.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#10 posted 07-17-2008 01:41 PM

is it alive ? :) bet that took some time. Very cool to look at .

-- "so much to learn and so little time"..

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SPalm

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#11 posted 07-17-2008 02:02 PM

Cripes, that’s a lot of work. Good job. It is just stunning.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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puzzled

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#12 posted 07-17-2008 02:08 PM

That is truly amazing!! How long did that take to complete?

-- -- Remember, a chip on the shoulder is a sure sign of a woodturner.

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bayouman

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#13 posted 07-17-2008 02:10 PM

Unbelievable. I would like to know how you did it. Not that I could duplicate it, but just out of curiosity.

Great work!!

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#14 posted 07-17-2008 02:27 PM

Wow! I’d love to see a video of how this was made.

What’s next… a strand of DNA maybe?

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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ratchet

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#15 posted 07-17-2008 05:06 PM

Amazing. I’ve no clue how could do such a thing. I’m waiting for the video.

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