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Ed Weber
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Segmented Ornament
Oct 18th, 2012 at 7:31pm
 
I had this posted over at AAW for the ornament contest but it came up a bit short.
Segmented Celtic Knot Ornament
2 7/8" dia x 8" tall, weight 2 1/4 oz
Main body is Sapale, accent woods are Makore & African Satinwood
Finish is WOP
Thanks for looking
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Reply #1 - Oct 18th, 2012 at 7:41pm
 
That works for me!

I like how you even segmented the knots. Very well done indeed.
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Reply #2 - Oct 18th, 2012 at 7:51pm
 
Looks really good Ed...it's a winner here...
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Reply #3 - Oct 18th, 2012 at 8:01pm
 
Ed, this may have come up a bit short in the contest, but it is a darn nice piece of work, very well done smiley=thumbsup.gif smiley=thumbsup.gif
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Reply #4 - Oct 18th, 2012 at 8:11pm
 
What, they were looking for 8 1/2"?   Cool Cool

Super nice.
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Reply #5 - Oct 18th, 2012 at 9:35pm
 
Ed all I can say is WOW!!!!!!!!!!!! That is Beautiful  smilies=bowdown smilies=bowdown
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Reply #6 - Oct 18th, 2012 at 10:43pm
 
Amazing work.
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Reply #7 - Oct 18th, 2012 at 11:05pm
 
Very inspiring Sir, thank you for sharing!
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Reply #8 - Oct 19th, 2012 at 8:12am
 
Awesome work! I love the segmentation in the knot.
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Reply #9 - Oct 19th, 2012 at 9:02am
 
Great looking ornament Ed.
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Reply #10 - Oct 19th, 2012 at 9:02am
 
If yours came up short, I'd like to see what won. Yours is beautiful!
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Reply #11 - Oct 19th, 2012 at 9:18am
 
First off, thanks everyone you're way too nice.

JimQuarles wrote on Oct 18th, 2012 at 8:11pm:
What, they were looking for 8 1/2"? Cool Cool

Secondly, Jim I have to confess, it took me about an hour before I got the joke, I was really off my game yesterday.

I'm not sure if this will work if you are not a member, but this is the link to the entries, some very nice work.
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#1- Roger Meeker- Spalted maple ornament with ebony cap and finial
#2- Curtis Fuller- Alder and walnut angel
#3- Bill Donahue- Red dyed sea urchin ornament

I'll have a few more to share soon, thanks again for the nice comments.
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Reply #12 - Oct 19th, 2012 at 9:27am
 
Looks like on the two at least, they like the long decorative finials.
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Reply #13 - Oct 19th, 2012 at 12:22pm
 
I'd like to put a seated Santa on my daughter's nightstand and see if she has nightmares...
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Reply #14 - Oct 19th, 2012 at 12:24pm
 
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