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"Bird of Paradise" Turning

comments (1) July 29th, 2014 in Reader's Gallery

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Woodworking: Hal Metlitzky

Metlitzky used more than 3,000 individual pieces of wood to make this turning (11-1/2 in. dia. by 6-1/2 in. tall), including yellowheart, chakte viga, satine, holly, hard maple, rosewood, kingwood, black walnut, and stained birch. Aptly named "Bird of Paradise," the piece has an air-brushed lacquer finish.


Design or Plan used: Not specified
posted in: Reader's Gallery, turning


Comments (1)

Frank_Smith Frank_Smith writes: Beautiful turning!
Posted: 3:21 pm on August 6th

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