April 2004 Meeting Pictures

Stephen Case-Pall

Bowls


Stephen made these bowls from green Avocado and Mahogany. They are finished in tung oil, shellac and clear lacquer. The bowls were finished in one day!
Stephen also made this carving mallet from laminated maple. The material was formerly a bowling pin!
4/1/2004 Click on image to see closeup.

Dan Gallo


US States Quarter Map Dan made this USA Quarters Map Display from maple, oak, and oak plywood. The map and the states were cut using a scroll saw.
4/1/2004 Click on image to see closeup.

Bill Gourlay


Shot glass Display Oak hardwood display case for son-in-law's shot glass collection. Glass door with brass piano hinge and brass catch. Finished with Golden Oak stain and semi-gloss Varathane.
4/3/2004 Click on image to see closeup.


Double-sink vanity with flush-mounted doors and a center drawer stack. Birch plywood, Walnut hardwood on a Poplar hardwood frame, finished with Special Walnut stain and semi-gloss Varathane. Custom-designed by Bill for his Master Bedroom. The second picture shows it installed on its base with a Corian top.
4/3/2004 Click on image for closeup.


Barracuda Natural driftwood with carved fins and black marble eye added. Mounted on an engraved walnut base. Both pieces finished with Special Walnut stain and high gloss Varathane.
4/1/2004 Click on image for closeup.


Rose Basswood carved rose, painted in acrylics, and mounted on driftwood which was finished with Special Walnut stain and high gloss Varathane. The rose was carved as three, nested sections.
4/1/2004 Click on image for closeup.


Wendy Desk Name Plate Engraved walnut desk nameplate. Name (Wendy) chiseled with a Ryobi reciprocating tool/V-bit. Background stippling applied with a Dremel tool/#2 round burr. Not shown here is the back side with its engraved roses and leaves. Finished with Special Walnut stain and Tung Oil.
4/1/2004 Click on image for closeup.


Occasional Table made from Walnut hardwood and Birch plywood over a Poplar frame. There is a flush-mounted door and drawer on each end. Finished with Special Walnut stain and semi-gloss Varathane.
4/5/2004 Click on image for closeup.

Gene West

Drinking Cats Toy


Gene West this 'Drinking Cats' ball activated toy from alder, walnut and mahogany. The finish is water based acrylic.
4/1/2004 Click on image to see closeup.