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Square platter, carved rim, inspired by Al Stirt.

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I attended the American Association of Woodturners National Symposium in Kansas City recently. I watched two of Al Stirts demonstrations and was inspired to turn this piece. 2” x 11” x 11” cherry—flat rimmed, carved platter. Milk paint and lacquer finish.

-- Ray, Northwest Arkansas





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Vince

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#1 posted 07-24-2017 05:51 AM

Very nice, I looks like the bowl made a hard landing and created a crater.

-- Vince

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majuvla

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#2 posted 07-24-2017 07:13 AM

Interesting design. Those carved lines look almoust alive/flowing.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Julian

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#3 posted 07-24-2017 04:30 PM

Very nice. No chip out on the corners. The design looks like it radiates from the center.

-- Julian

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Bernard58

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#4 posted 07-24-2017 05:54 PM

Lovely design, very nicely done!

-- Bernard Delaey, Belgium - http://www.delaeywood.be

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Woodknack

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#5 posted 07-25-2017 12:01 AM

One of my favorite style of turnings

-- Rick M, http://thewoodknack.blogspot.com/

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JP Li

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#6 posted 07-26-2017 09:49 PM

very interesting grain pattern. love the stepped interior, really balances the texture of the platter well.

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#7 posted 05-04-2019 03:53 AM

your platters are very interesting, you do great work.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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