Keeping in touch November 26, 2021

November 26, 2021

Mel Genge has been busy making Christmas ornaments. If you want to see how he creates these interesting items have a look at the video HubCityTurners produced showing Mel’s technigue.


I made these inside-outside Christmas ornaments for family and friends from Newfoundland to Vancouver Island. They are dyed and finished with wipe on poly.

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