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Project by charlotte posted 08-18-2008 10:34 PM 1059 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Dana brought me this piece of spruce, planed down nice and smooth and said: “Do something with this!”

It was very wet and bled quite a bit while burning. I took rubbing alchol and cleaned it and then proceeded
to reburn the sappy spots. It turned out better than I expected, considering the battle with the sap.

Tell me what you think.

This piece will be for sale on my site:


-- Charlotte, Tennessee. A toothpick or a forest...I see a project in each.

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#1 posted 08-18-2008 10:39 PM

Very nice, it’s quite amazing how much detail there is in it. i have only tried my hand at pyrograghy once and i throughly enjoyed it.

Good job and hope to see more in the future.


-- Woody, UK

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#2 posted 08-18-2008 10:42 PM

Great job!

Thanks for the post


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#3 posted 08-18-2008 10:50 PM

the detail is amazing!
sounds like you had a tough time dealing with the wood issue. .. end result: well done!

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#4 posted 08-18-2008 10:50 PM

Very nice, looks good to me. Nice job.

-- Glenn, New Mexico

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#5 posted 08-19-2008 04:59 AM

Very nice pyro technique Charlotte. Thanks for sharing.

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

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