Keeping in touch January 28, 2022

January 28, 2022

Some new work from Richard Pratchler.


The first is a Maple bowl finished with Tung Oil and polished with the Beall system.  The second is an illusion plate made from walnut, maple, and cherry, finished with Tung Oil and polished with the Beall System.  Third are plates I stamped using the techniques Joanne taught me at Shell Lake this past summer.  Just never know what you will learn at Shell Lake.  Just got to keep your mind open to new ideas.  I used wormy maple but still need to apply a finish.

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