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Nice Texture of Plum Wood

Nice Texture of Plum Wood

I would like to share this nice texture of plum wood that has been sitting in the workshop for a while so I do not know whether it cracks or not. If not, this could be a nice bowl. The

March 28, 2018
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Unique Texture of Plum Wood

Unique Texture of Plum Wood

This is the other half of the plum wood, a rough turned bowl see the previous news. The sapwood and heartwood create together a unique texture. Unfortunately the pith is partly damaged but I have a few dry plum centers

March 13, 2018
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Plum Bowl – interesting wood

Plum Bowl – interesting wood

I got this wood from my friend. There are lot of beautiful kinds of wood but I am always amazed by plum wood, which has lots of shades and colours. This bowl is 27 cm in diameter and 10 cm

February 13, 2018
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A walnut bowl finished with tung oil

A walnut bowl finished with tung oil

This is the final look of the bowl I have showed in the video see Home. This method is time consuming but it gives the bowl an interesting look and a pleasant feel. Wood should be perfectly sanded and several

February 8, 2018
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Plum Wood Bowl – finish

Plum Wood Bowl – finish

This bowl was showed in News at the beginning of December when oiling had begun. It is also found in Gallery. It is interesting as it has a “scar” across grains. I like the colours and texture but the real experience is the touch.

January 2, 2018
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A Poplar Lamp Shade

A Poplar Lamp Shade

This wood comes from a huge poplar tree with the diameter of 120 cm. The cross section wood looked beautiful and when I was putting this little piece into the car it was already dark so I did not see (...)
December 25, 2017
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Plum slightly differently

Plum slightly differently

Plum trees tend to rot from the center from certain age so I decided to utilize the outer healthy wood. I have started making plum tubes. This one is 39 cm long and 11-12 cm in outer diameter. A diameter

December 20, 2017
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A wedding gift

A wedding gift

An interesting walnut bowl with a knot which sits firmly in the wood and whose subtle imperfections I have fixed with walnut saw dust. Another interesting thing is that the center did not crack, just (...)
December 13, 2017
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