Walnut Hollow Form

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Project by SugarbeatCo posted 02-19-2014 10:44 PM 1119 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This one is made from a pretty unique piece of Walnut, English Walnut grafted with Black Walnut. It was cut close enough to the graft to get some colors from both. Its roughly 12” tall by about 6 at its widest, hollowed to about 3/8” wall thickness. It has a small inlay ring of curly maple at the rim. I didnt manage to get any pictures of the finished form with finial but I did snap a couple while it was still in the (messy) shop. The finish is Deft hi gloss lacquer.

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#1 posted 02-20-2014 01:25 AM

Beautiful piece. Great turning

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#2 posted 02-20-2014 03:58 AM

WOW! I love the colors. I am never cease to be amazed by the skill level of people on this site.

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#3 posted 02-20-2014 04:15 AM

Amazing work. That is absolutely stunning.

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#4 posted 02-20-2014 06:18 AM

Very Nice Work Indeed! Thanks For Sharing!


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#5 posted 02-20-2014 12:34 PM

Beautiful choice of wood ! Great Job

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#6 posted 02-20-2014 02:36 PM

that is a special piece,great job.

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#7 posted 02-21-2014 09:23 PM

Thanks all for the encouragement, really appreciate it! More to come..

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#8 posted 02-26-2014 03:08 PM

Another gorgeous bowl! Love the shape, the walnut is stunning as well as the finish. Great work!

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