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A Few more turnings I have done.

by Arlin Eastman
posted 09-17-2013 10:49 PM


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#1 posted 09-17-2013 11:12 PM

thanks for posting …fun to see all your projects

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#2 posted 09-17-2013 11:31 PM

Wonderful work!!!
I really like the unique shape and grain on the “Elm Crotch Bowl”!!!

Now go rest that shoulder!!! ;^)

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procratination a bad thing?

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#3 posted 09-17-2013 11:45 PM

Wow, Arlin! They are all wonderful pieces. You did a beautiful job on everything! :)

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#4 posted 09-18-2013 12:00 AM

Arlin, They look great. Really like the different idea for the vase.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#5 posted 09-18-2013 12:11 AM

great looking bowl Arline really liked the elm pretty wood grain

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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#6 posted 09-18-2013 12:14 AM

Nice work! The elm is my favorite.

-- Randy -- Austin, TX by way of Northwest (Woodville), OH

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#7 posted 09-18-2013 12:25 AM

I like the food dye effect. Very nice work!

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#8 posted 09-18-2013 12:30 AM

Very COOL, Arlin.

Glad to see you having fun!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#9 posted 09-18-2013 12:32 AM

Those are some beauties, Arlin!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#10 posted 09-18-2013 12:55 AM

Beautiful work. The crotch bowl is my favorite.

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

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#11 posted 09-18-2013 01:10 AM

The bowl is my favourite also.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

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#12 posted 09-18-2013 01:38 AM

Thank you guys and gals so much.

People need encourgement once in a while.

I have more to take pictures of but have not yet.

Arlin

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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#13 posted 09-18-2013 01:58 AM

Nice work Arlin.

Your very gifted

-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!

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#14 posted 09-18-2013 01:59 AM

A buddy of mine is in a wheel chair and he does fantastic bowls also . Very good work keep it up and never give up!

-- Coach Mancuso

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Arlin Eastman

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#15 posted 09-18-2013 02:04 AM

I am waiting for a friend who does pro DVDs and I will be making a insperational DVD on giving encouragement and to start and how to do turning by handicapped.

I can say it is very different way of turning since we can not move our bodies or arms the way others can, however, great things CAN be done.

Arlin

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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#16 posted 09-18-2013 02:52 AM

beautiful pieces Arlin!

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#17 posted 09-18-2013 03:00 AM

Truly great work. An inspiration to us all.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#18 posted 09-18-2013 12:03 PM

I like them all. Very nice! Thanks for the tip about the gun finish, that sounds like a good way to go.

-- the last of Barret's Privateers...

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#19 posted 09-18-2013 11:55 PM

I really like the first one, with the two colours.
Way to go Arlin.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#20 posted 09-19-2013 02:22 AM

Thank you Monty, Mads, and REO.

Hairy

Seeing your work I know I must be coming up in the world..

I really like the Curly Maple also. The dye just brings it out better and the Gold Metalflake makes the bowl look great. This was my first Artsy turning.

Arlin

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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#21 posted 09-19-2013 04:49 AM

I dont agree. You have a knack for the unique!

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#22 posted 09-19-2013 11:56 PM

Very amazing Arlin. Wow!

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#23 posted 09-20-2013 06:24 PM

REO

Thanks buddy. I always try to do something different in the way I turn.

Roger

Thank you for the short praise. :)

Arlin

-- It is always the right time, to do the right thing.

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#24 posted 09-20-2013 06:29 PM

Arlin, these all look really nice. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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

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