Cuban Mahogany vase

  • Advertise with us
Project by Alexander Valle Albert posted 04-16-2014 12:07 PM 1309 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Cuban Mahogany vase with Turquoise….I will probably turn a lid…but not sure. Polished acrylic lacquer finish. Thanks for looking.


9 comments so far

View Bill's profile


404 posts in 1927 days

#1 posted 04-16-2014 12:15 PM

Turqoise was a really good choice for this piece, Well done.

-- Putting the "mental" in experimental since 1973

View mmh's profile


3672 posts in 3501 days

#2 posted 04-16-2014 01:05 PM

This looks like you had a lot of fun making this piece!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View GreenfireLatheLady's profile


26 posts in 1287 days

#3 posted 04-16-2014 02:49 PM


-- --I live for sawdust.

View helluvawreck's profile


28180 posts in 2645 days

#4 posted 04-16-2014 03:32 PM

Beautiful piece!

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

View aussiedave's profile


3114 posts in 1603 days

#5 posted 04-16-2014 09:51 PM

Very nice little vase. The wood is beautiful and adding the turquoise has just added to the beauty of the project. Great job and thanks for sharing.

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

View isotope's profile


161 posts in 1403 days

#6 posted 04-17-2014 12:53 AM

Wow, I really like your vase. Very well done.

View UncleStumpy's profile


731 posts in 2091 days

#7 posted 04-17-2014 05:06 AM

When I first started turning I would always look for the cleanest defect free wood to use.
After seeing all of the beautiful, interesting and eye catching turnings WITH defects, my opinion has definitely changed! I too, like the turquoise inlay and the way you used it here is beautiful.
Waaaay more interesting!

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

View Alexander Valle Albert's profile

Alexander Valle Albert

171 posts in 3196 days

#8 posted 04-17-2014 01:57 PM

Thank you very much for your kind comments!!....I already did turn a lid; so, I will post the lidded vase soon.

View Sasha's profile


752 posts in 991 days

#9 posted 03-22-2015 03:25 PM

Amazingly. Even it isn’t believed that this tree. Thanks.

-- Ganchik Sasha. Life shouldn't be a draft copy.....

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics