Hollow Forms

Flame Out

As you may recall my brother-in-law Greg visited the turned.out.right shop this month. One piece we collaborated on was this hollow form. I am pleased because I think it turned.out.right :). It is made from Aspen (green) and blood wood. The cutout is an inclusion that was the result of damage that was evidently done …

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Banksia Bell

Afro Samurai: Resurrection buy The Order movies Excalibur on dvd Its been a busy weekend, I also finished my mother’s birthday gift. Its a Banksia pod turned in the shape of a bell with an electronic candle on the inside. The top is my first try at gold leafing. Happy Birthday Mom!

Aspen Lamp

Secrecy dvd I found a lamp in Home Depot that featured an open cylindrical shade and it inspired me to replace its shade with wood turned with very thin walls. The theory was to turn the walls so thin that the light would highlight the grain patterns. The wood I chose was Aspen because I …

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Hybrid wine glass

I just read a technique in a forum where the turner cuts the stem from a cheap wine glass and turns a wood stem to replace it. I think I’ll try it! I’ll post when I get my first wine glass. Find it at : The Bodyguard ipod