Poplar Melting Pot

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Project by bigogre posted 138 days ago 932 views 2 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey all! It’s nice to be back on here.

This vase is made out of poplar, walnut, spalted maple, and a splash of cherry. Roughly 10×10 inches,and finished with wipe on poly, then waxed and buffed. The process to make these can be found here…

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

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#1 posted 138 days ago

As usual, luv the work. Great.

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#2 posted 138 days ago

These vases are so cool looking and very unusual. I like them!!

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#3 posted 138 days ago

Absolutely beautiful !....Excellent work !

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#4 posted 138 days ago

Those are your new trademark projects. No one else has been able to duplicate them! This one is ultra cool just like the rest were!

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#5 posted 138 days ago

Wildly impressive. Love your vision.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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#6 posted 138 days ago

Another great piece in your signature style.
Really eye catching.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees.

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#7 posted 138 days ago

Great turning and original technique, like the melt idea. Very nice work.

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#8 posted 138 days ago

Very nice I’m really impressed.

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#9 posted 137 days ago

Great work as usual

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#10 posted 137 days ago

Amazing work!

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#11 posted 137 days ago


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#12 posted 137 days ago

Wonderful piece, great process to get there

-- Norman

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#13 posted 136 days ago

Your melted pot are great, I always love seeing them they are so cool looking.
Thanks for sharing

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

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#14 posted 136 days ago

That’s terrific. I can’t stop looking at that thing. Great wood choices! Exquisite.

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#15 posted 118 days ago

Those wood combos are super nice with your super design.

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