Turned Ornament

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Project by BigDumbAnimal posted 12-20-2013 03:24 AM 2063 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This was an experiment really. I’ve been teaching myself to turn over the last year or so. Most of what I’ve done so far are pens, bottle stoppers, and a couple small bowls. The top, tree, and finial are walnut. The globe is cherry. If I have time I’m going to try and make a few more of these. I figured the grandparents might like them. Since they have a tough time decorating and haven’t been able to put up trees for the last few years I figure one of these with a stand might be just enough to make it feel a little more like Christmas.

-- Semper Fi BDA

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#1 posted 12-20-2013 03:41 AM

That’s really cool!

-- Carl, Iowa

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#2 posted 12-20-2013 12:12 PM

Very well done!!

Thanks for sharing.


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#3 posted 12-20-2013 01:56 PM

Extra special nice!

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#4 posted 12-20-2013 01:59 PM

Nice job. Looks great!

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#5 posted 12-20-2013 10:37 PM

That’s turned out really well.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#6 posted 12-21-2013 02:36 PM

Awesome idea. Very Good

-- Don't outsmart your common sense

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#7 posted 12-21-2013 04:00 PM

Nice job on this ornament. It’s beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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