My first ornament

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Project by shimmy posted 11-14-2010 08:41 AM 1598 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Maple and walnut. 6 3/4 tip to tip each piece is finished with mylands friction polish.

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#1 posted 11-14-2010 10:05 AM

Beautiful! Did you glue them up and turn, or turn them independantly and then assemble?

-- Darrell B.

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#2 posted 11-14-2010 12:02 PM

Great job on your first ornament. I really like to turn this style of ornament. Thanks for posting.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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#3 posted 11-14-2010 01:51 PM

Very nice start!

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#4 posted 11-14-2010 04:15 PM

Very cool, keep up the great work.

-- Jeff, Missouri ,"Just because your not bleeding, dont mean your turning safely!"..............

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#5 posted 11-14-2010 09:00 PM

that looks very nice shimmy… it’ll look great on your tree for sure.

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#6 posted 11-14-2010 09:28 PM

Shimmy, very nice ornament. I have turned several and enjoy making them.

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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Mary Anne

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#7 posted 11-14-2010 09:30 PM

Nice job on your first. Soon there will be a second, third, and fourth. Then your family and friends will see them…
My first ornament led to 25 more. Have fun!

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#8 posted 11-15-2010 12:34 AM

Thanks all.

@ blacknail – It’s 3 pieces turned independently and glued.

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Monty Queen

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#9 posted 11-15-2010 06:42 AM

Awesome job on your ornament.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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