Spalted Maple

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Project by Raftermonkey posted 12-24-2013 06:31 PM 722 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Spalted Maple with turquoise inlay. Finished with wipe on poly and Briwax.

-- -Zeke- "I hate to rush off, but I gotta go see a man about a log"

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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 12-24-2013 07:17 PM

Zeke that is a very sweet bowl
Looks very tactile.


-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Todd Barrone

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#2 posted 12-24-2013 07:53 PM

Very nice bowl.

-- "The Cedar King"

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#3 posted 12-24-2013 08:59 PM

Nice turning. A great find of spalted Maple. Well done.

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

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#4 posted 12-24-2013 09:27 PM

Thanks everybody. This is hand carved. I haven’t been doing any turning for a while. I just kinda got bored with the symmetry and feel of it.

-- -Zeke- "I hate to rush off, but I gotta go see a man about a log"

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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 12-24-2013 10:26 PM

Beautiful piece, Zeke!! ........................ Merry Christmas, Jim

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

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#6 posted 12-28-2013 05:35 AM

Just love it. That is really nice.


-- 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. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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