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Project by SugarbeatCo posted 159 days ago 490 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned this lidded hollow form as a memorial urn from curly maple and figured walnut. It measures 12 tall without the finial, and about 3.5” at its widest point. Its hollowed to roughly 1/4” and is nice and lightweight. It wasnt my typical short round portly hollow form but I like experimenting with unique shapes. The finish is Deft hi gloss Lacquer over a cured coat of boiled linseed oil. Its got a little bit of pop.. Thanks for looking, hope you like it.

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...





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Brett

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#1 posted 159 days ago

Oh! This is very beautiful! Well done.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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Mark

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#2 posted 159 days ago

Wow! Nice work, nice wood. Going that deep and thin is not easy.

-- Mark clio,mi ..making wood talk is fun

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steve_in_ohio

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#3 posted 159 days ago

wow, very pretty turning, it turned out wonderful, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---

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Goldwoman

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#4 posted 159 days ago

This is gorgeous! I haven’t learned to work on a lathe yet, but looking forward to it!

-- "The right path always feels too good to be true. It always feels like so much fun you can't believe it." -Dr. Christine Northrup

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majuvla

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#5 posted 159 days ago

Outstanding turnings outthere.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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peteg

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#6 posted 158 days ago

It looks like a very nice piece, I feel the background clutter is distracting & possibly takes away from a fine piece of turning :) fabulous timber selection
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Fishinbo

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#7 posted 153 days ago

Awesome bowl! The maple is gorgeous which is perfect with the delicate finial. Great work!

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twinwillow

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#8 posted 118 days ago

Nice job. You should be proud of it. It jumps off the picture at you.

-- John

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