I haven't posted in a while because I've been busy on other things. I have recently made 2 vases with open segments made on my Muse laser. I found that the creation of a segment design to cut only takes about 2 minutes which allows you to make as many of that size as you want. The cutting is...
A close friends wife past away and I felt I needed to do something special for his family. I got to work and made this urn. I don't think its bad for my second urn. I added a threaded lid for ease of opening and closing and some chatter work to the lid.
There's been talk about the Dizzy Bowl but not a dizzy vase so that is what I want to try. I milled material today and glued the block required.
I will slice boards from my block at about 3/8 thick and then plane them to 1/4. I should get 6 boards to work with.
I will then mark the...
Here is my latest turning which features inlay work depicting a man in a boat fishing with fish below him and birds above
it is constructed using
Ash for the sea bed / river bed,
Sapele as the sea
Ash oak and maple for the fish
Maple for the sky
Walnut for the fisher man birds and...
This was the result of using some scraps I had saved. The top ring was an attempt to form ovals. The swirls in the middle came from a design that didn't work out. Materials include walnut, maple, purple heart...and whatever else may be there.