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Project by Mark Wilson posted 09-12-2018 07:18 AM 839 views 0 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A little Jacaranda. A little bark. A little CA, Howards Feed-n-Wax, and Shellac. A little eccentric turning between centers for the lid. And now, a little Scotch and a little show and tell. It’s not much. But, it began this morning and ended this evening. I’ve been spending a little money on some new tools lately. I’ll have some more in a couple days. I can’t hardly not use them. Right?
Thank you. And, I apologize.

-- Mark





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ZAGREB

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#1 posted 09-12-2018 10:04 AM

awesome job,Mark
realy piece of art

-- bambi

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leafherder

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#2 posted 09-12-2018 11:04 AM

OMG – That is exquisite! The style, the proportions, the combination of colors/shapes/textures. A beautiful fusion of Minimalisms, Modernism, and Naturalism. It has a very serene, meditative quality – I see a stylized figure of a seated Buddha in a pose of quiet contemplation. Everything about this one is perfect.

-- Leafherder

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#3 posted 09-12-2018 11:13 AM

Extra terrestrial looking! I like it!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#4 posted 09-12-2018 11:47 AM

What they said Mark.
Looking good.

Bob

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#5 posted 09-12-2018 11:55 AM

Beautiful work, Mark. You are really getting into the off center turning with come cool pieces!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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lew

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#6 posted 09-12-2018 12:52 PM

Ohh! I like it!!

You really got some great ideas from that video!

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

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#7 posted 09-12-2018 01:49 PM

that could be one of the most interesting ‘things’ I’ve seen in quite a while.
GREAT job !

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#8 posted 09-12-2018 02:23 PM

interesting, very talented and artistic turning. LIKE IT ALLOT.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#9 posted 09-12-2018 03:06 PM

Looks like a form that only nature could sculpt. Nicely done.

-- Lee - Northern idaho~"If the women don't find you handsome, at least they ought to find you handy"~ Red Green

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#10 posted 09-12-2018 05:47 PM

Very impresive and unique piece.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#11 posted 09-12-2018 06:39 PM

That’s pretty cool Mark. Well done.

-- Mark

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#12 posted 09-12-2018 06:56 PM

this one sure catches the eye Mark, its a beautie well done Mate
cheers
pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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ralbuck

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#13 posted 09-13-2018 12:16 AM

I really like that piece—just BECAUSE it is so unique!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#14 posted 09-13-2018 12:39 AM

Great end result Mark. I like the shape you ended up with

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#15 posted 09-13-2018 05:13 AM

It’s a wave…it’s a sea monster…it’s a rock formation…it’s a cool piece!

-- God bless, Candy

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