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Project by Ronald G Campbell posted 242 days ago 944 views 1 time favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The red cup is figured birch with 3 layers of dye. The inside of the goblet and the stem is are dyed with a dark maple dye. The shorter goblet is maple base left natural with a walnut top. Both were turned for our Gifts of Art show for Dec at Gallery Uptown.

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





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#1 posted 242 days ago

Those are beautiful.

-- Stuart

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#2 posted 242 days ago

These are outstanding! True works of art. Well done!

-- "Never underestimate the power of a kind word, a good deed, or a table saw."

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#3 posted 242 days ago

Wow you sure did a fine job on them, Ron!!.............Jim

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

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#4 posted 242 days ago

Beautiful pieces of art Ron, did you turn those stems, they are so darn thin.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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#5 posted 242 days ago

ron.. from”the ringmaster guy” WOW is my only comment..”wish I could turn”..great piece..tell me about the dye..was a finisher and would appreciate you knowlege..thanks

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Ronald G Campbell

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#6 posted 242 days ago

Yes the stems were turned from chair rails of maple. I use scraps of these rails to do these. They are fun but the stems are very time consuming
Thanks for all the comments

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

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#7 posted 242 days ago

I, umm, wow, holy, whew!! Oh my!! Fantastic

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

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#8 posted 242 days ago

I think Roger nailed it with “Oh my!” Those stems look like a nightmare to create…

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#9 posted 242 days ago

They are really beautiful Ron.
Great job.

Bob.

-- 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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#10 posted 242 days ago

Very impressive. A show piece for sure. Well done.

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#11 posted 242 days ago

Incredible stems and colors. Breath taking work, fit and finish. Awesome !

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

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#12 posted 242 days ago

What beautiful goblets. You must have a lot of patience.

-- My englisch is bad but how is your dutch?

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#13 posted 242 days ago

Those are fantastic. I was just watching a video by treesandclay on youtube about making these. Might be fun to try but my skills aren’t up to it yet.

-- |Statistics show that 100% of people bitten by a snake were close to it.|

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#14 posted 242 days ago

Nice Ron!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#15 posted 242 days ago

WOW Ron that is amazing …how do you turn something that fine and so long. The master shows us how it is done once again….thanks for sharing Ron…awesome turning.

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

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