Keeping in touch January 27, 2022

January 27, 2022

It looks like Rick Hounjet is having a shockingly good time making great designs to decorate his turnings.


This platter is a piece of Box Elder about 11″ in diameter with an included branch. I dyed this inclusion black to make it appear as a cliff and then used dyes to create the other effects.

Rick Hounjet.

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