Turning Archive 2006
After the Ellijay gathering last spring,rmember the chunk of cherry with some burl that could not fit in your suitcase and you gave it to me?
By the time I made it back to Maine it was all cracked and life got very busy, now and then I took a hard look at that chunk, but it was not talking to me. A couple days ago it was a deluge around here, I picked that chunk once again and instantly saw a shape in there.
Here it is, it got smaller than needed to get rid of cracks, but I am pleased with the shape, it has one coat of Waterlox, still wet. It was roughed and shaped in the outside with my new flame, my 5/8 P&N detail gauge.
taking advantage of bad weather in Stonington to catch up with my turning