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Project by Ronald G Campbell posted 276 days ago 599 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a small vessel that has been hollowed. It is sycamore wood that was turned wet. The top is rusted paint that has a patina applied. The base is copper paint with a patina added. The piece is only 5 inches tall. Inspiration comes from a demo with Mark Gardner. the last photo gives you the size of the piece. I have written a blog showing a step by step of this small piece. If you have interest in the process visit the blog.

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 276 days ago

Great work, love the finish as well very creative.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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JR_Dog

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#2 posted 276 days ago

Wow Ron! What a talent!

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RogerBean

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#3 posted 276 days ago

NIce.
Roger

-- "Everybody makes mistakes. A craftsman always fixes them." (Monty Kennedy, "The Checkering and Carving of Gunstocks", 1952)

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Monte Pittman

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#4 posted 276 days ago

Really beautiful work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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aussiedave

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#5 posted 276 days ago

Very Nice Ron and the colours you have achieved in the base section are beautiful….thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 276 days ago

WOW, that really cam out neat looking, Ron!!

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

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BobWemm

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#7 posted 276 days ago

Just love that finish. Congratulations.

-- 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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Roger

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#8 posted 276 days ago

Spectacular! WowZa.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Fishinbo

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#9 posted 272 days ago

It came out really beautiful. Like the shape and the colors. Cool use of the patina and paint. Incredible work!

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Ronald G Campbell

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#10 posted 272 days ago

Thanks for the comments and the look. More to follow, another one almost finished

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell

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