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Project by pastahill posted 12-11-2013 03:16 PM 2322 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A friend gave 2 see urchin shells to me, i thought they will be perfect for christmas ornaments. That turning was so much fun, that i turned a third one out of some scrape laminated rosewood. The red one was first stained black, sanded, stained deep red, sanded, stained light red and coated with shellac. The others are just polished and have a light coat of shellac.

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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 12-11-2013 03:18 PM

These are wonderful ornaments and you did a fine job on them.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#2 posted 12-11-2013 04:02 PM

Well done, very beautiful ornaments.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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489tad

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#3 posted 12-11-2013 04:32 PM

Those are very nice.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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#4 posted 12-11-2013 11:17 PM

dude, i was looking at your projects. You are SO FREAKING TALENTED, but dont let it go to your head.

I love the ornaments, im partial to the one in the middle. My favorite. I love the long extravagant details.

-- Joseph, Irvine CA, @palas_woodcraft on Instagram

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Woodbridge

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#5 posted 12-12-2013 03:09 AM

beautiful ornaments. The turning is so very fine and delicate looking. I tried to turn a finial for a box project and it is no where are shapely and detailed as yours. You are a very talented turner.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 12-12-2013 11:37 AM

Very nicely turned.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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NormG

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#7 posted 12-15-2013 03:12 AM

These all look great and inspiring, you have a lot more ability to complete this type of work than I

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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Fishinbo

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#8 posted 12-16-2013 02:53 PM

Very pretty and fancy ornaments! Like the wood combo and the sea urchins. The finials are really dainty. Great job!

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BigFoot Products Canada

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#9 posted 12-16-2013 02:59 PM

AWESOME! Great Job!

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