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Project by diggerdelaney posted 04-13-2016 03:23 PM 1070 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Not to sure about the name but anyway here is the latest piece I have been making.

Well at last managed to get something off the lathe after two that exploded and then this one having three attempts at colouring, I finally ended up with something I liked.
The wood I believe is holly and quite plain and it stands 7” tall and 3” at the widest.

The last picture is of one of the failed attempts

-- Derek, Kent, UK, https://www.facebook.com/DLWoodart/?ref=bookmarks





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Eddie_T

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#1 posted 04-13-2016 05:03 PM

Love that finish!

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#2 posted 04-13-2016 06:33 PM

wow!!!!!!!!!!!!!! the coloring is sensational..

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#3 posted 04-13-2016 08:05 PM

Ok you are holding out on us. What is the color. Love what you did here. Great looking piece

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell

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#4 posted 04-13-2016 08:32 PM

This is so beautiful. Nice work, Derek.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#5 posted 04-13-2016 08:50 PM

Glue those exploded pieces back together and you would have a rather unique, if somewhat less than watertight vase.

-- Ted

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#6 posted 04-13-2016 09:41 PM

I can’t imagine you mucking up anything Derek, but the photo tells the story or maybe it was the timbers fault…

BUT the blue green one is first class, well done sir…

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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diggerdelaney

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#7 posted 04-14-2016 04:56 PM

Thank you all


Ok you are holding out on us. What is the color. Love what you did here. Great looking piece

- Ronald G Campbell

The colours are Jo Sonja Iridecent paints applied with a piece of scrunched up paper towel


I can t imagine you mucking up anything Derek, but the photo tells the story or maybe it was the timbers fault…

BUT the blue green one is first class, well done sir…

- crowie


Thank you Peter you know what they say “He who has never made a mistake has not made anything”

-- Derek, Kent, UK, https://www.facebook.com/DLWoodart/?ref=bookmarks

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