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Lidded Pecan Vase on Stand

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Project by swirlsandburls posted 318 days ago 613 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This pecan vase has a lot pieces to it, the stand and top, the finial, and the bowl itself. The dye helps the pecan stand out a bit, and gives it some added color. The ash stand, top, and finial are ash crotch-wood from Pennsylvania, and the pecan was from a harvested tree that had to come down. Overall height is 11” and diameter of the bowl is about 8”.

-- patience is a virtue ... in woodworking, cooking, and life in general





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sedcokid

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#1 posted 318 days ago

Beautiful!! I haven’t seen Pecan before it is gorgeous! Your turning skills are very good as well!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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peteg

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#2 posted 317 days ago

Nice work :)
Pete

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

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NormG

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#3 posted 317 days ago

You did a very nice job, love the top

-- Norman

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Woodbridge

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#4 posted 317 days ago

great looking bowl. I like the addition of the base the the nice top with the finial.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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doubleDD

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#5 posted 317 days ago

Beautiful work. Great design.

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

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UncleStumpy

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#6 posted 316 days ago

I have been checking out all of your other projects and I really like what you do with the stone inlay!
Recently, I filled a medium crack with turquoise crushed stone and I was amazed at how well my first effort turned out. Seeing your super fine work makes me want to do more!!!

Also, where did you get the stunning lapis blue? It is a wow to the eyeballs but I can’t seem to find that color.
Great work, Ray

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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Fishinbo

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#7 posted 314 days ago

That’s a gorgeous vase. Like the beautifully shaped pieces, they look perfect together. The dyed pecan really stand out. Great job!

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