Oak Vase

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Project by jaykaypur posted 11-23-2013 02:29 AM 896 views 0 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Got this from a friends wood pile today. He laughed when I told him I was gonna make a vase out of it. I think it turned out pretty good.

It’s oak and finished with Danish oil. Thanks for the looks and comments.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 11-23-2013 02:50 AM

That’s cool !! Is that a natural hole in it?

cheers, Jim

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

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#2 posted 11-23-2013 03:14 AM

well i always thing its amazing what comes out of the wood pile, i love it, i would like to see a picture with some pretty yellow daffodils in there….i think that would be perfect

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#3 posted 11-23-2013 03:47 AM

Looks like something was using it as a home. Nice finish and good save.

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

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#4 posted 11-23-2013 05:33 AM

Sweet! I like Grizz’s idea with the daffodils.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 11-23-2013 07:24 AM

Love it! Does it have a bottom or is it hollow through?

-- God bless, Candy

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#6 posted 11-23-2013 11:00 AM

very nice, I like that “extra” hole in the base

-- bowtie,.....jus passin thru....

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#7 posted 11-23-2013 01:50 PM

Good eye for turning this piece into something useful.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#8 posted 11-23-2013 05:25 PM

Thank goodness someone didn’t burn that guy,good thinking.

-- Custom furniture

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#9 posted 11-23-2013 09:28 PM

Sometimes woodpiles are treasure chests!

Neat idea and work!

I have laso been know to “steal” firewood for other uses.

-- just rjR

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#10 posted 11-24-2013 02:00 AM

Nice and rustic and almost ready made by nature .
Boy you sure have some different color wood down there ,oak looks a lot different here .
Good job buddy .

-- Kiefer 松

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#11 posted 11-24-2013 02:03 AM

kiefer…...........the Danish oil really darkened this…..more than I had anticipated!

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#12 posted 11-24-2013 01:40 PM

Nice color on there.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#13 posted 11-26-2013 12:53 AM

Really creative. I like it.

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

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