Woodworking blog entries tagged with 'ambrosia'

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Journey into Woodturning #21: Spalted Ambrosia Maple Fruit Bowl!

10-20-2020 02:11 PM by MovingChips | 0 comments »

Spalted Ambrosia Maple, just saying it sounds fancy. Maple is a nice wood. Ambrosia Maple is special. Spalted ambrosia maple is beautiful. Wood grain in general is like a fingerprint of a piece of art. When the fingerprint becomes a tattoo of art unto itself, it’s more than the signature of the piece. It takes on another look, feel, persona, gesture, ambience… beauty. I knew going into the piece it would be shallow and probably a fruit bowl, but I did not see this wood turning out so amazi...

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Wood Gloat of the day

04-22-2009 03:14 AM by Karson | 35 comments »

Last thursday I stopped by the local Sawmill. I wasn’t looking for anything, just a social visit. I think that he’s running into finincial problems. The reason I say that is the lack of logs in the lot and the lack of piles of sawn wood in the yard. He is not usually at the mill in the recent times I’ve visited. But, he was there this day. He shut down the mill and came over to talk. We chatted for a few minutes and then he asked if I wanted to buy that pile of maple over...

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A Few Progress Photos on a Walnut/Maple Walking Cane with Scrimshaw

04-27-2008 02:32 PM by Mark A. DeCou | 10 comments »

This is a walking cane that I am building for a woman in Conneticut. These photos are meant to show her my progress, and check the conformity with her ideas of what she wanted. - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - – - - Specifications: The wood is black walnut The handle is Curly Ambrosia Maple, stained “red mahog...

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question regarding sale of projects on lumber jocks

01-08-2008 01:26 AM by kineo | 4 comments »

i’m new to lumberjocks…which I think is a FANTASTIC SIGHT and resourse for all of us…my question is can you sell projects on lumberjocks?...thanks for your help…marshall

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