Keeping in touch, February 27, 2023

February 27, 2023

Rick Hounjet sent in some pictures of his recent work. I suggested the eggs looked good enough to eat and Rick assured me they have no cholesterol and are high in fibre.


These eggs are turned from Box Elder and have numerous coats of dye.

This is a Birch candle holder with dye and pyrography.

This platter is turned from Big Leaf Maple and finished with dye and pyrography.

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