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Cosmic Cloud Hollow Form

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Project by bigJohninvegas posted 11-21-2019 06:43 PM 346 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This little Hollow form my second attempt at Cosmic Clouds coloring.
Earlier this month I had attended a wood turning demo with Pat Carroll.
Amazing demo, and you can check out his work here. https://www.patcarrollwoodturning.com/
In the days before the demo, I had been on Pats web site looking at some of his work. And had spotted
a little hollow form that I liked. During a break I talked to him about it, and he pointed me towards another turner,
Gary Lowe, who I believe did this sort of coloring 1st.
Here is a link to his You tube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgdG-Vh5Uj2GNdVgnsDEMtA

So the wood I used I call FOG, (Found On Ground) left overs from a tree trimmer.
And the process uses a Black lacquer base, with iridescent acrylic paint, and topped with clear gloss lacquer.

the finial is Walnut, that I ebonized with a vinegar and steel wool mixed stain.
And the Holow Form is about 8” tall.

-- John





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#1 posted 11-21-2019 07:19 PM

Gorgeous!!!

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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#2 posted 11-21-2019 09:54 PM

Very pretty.
I salso like the very simple baclkground for the pictures, makes the project stand out.

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

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#3 posted 11-22-2019 02:19 AM

That is just lovely!

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#4 posted 11-22-2019 07:21 PM

Pretty cool and very nicely turned.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#5 posted 11-23-2019 02:34 PM

Fantastically beautiful, first class job.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#6 posted 11-23-2019 04:06 PM

Thank you all the comments,

-- John

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#7 posted 11-24-2019 02:55 AM

Wild, and beautiful!

-- Steven.......Random Orbital Nailer

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