March 2005 Meeting Pictures

Dave Blackburn


Jewelry Box made from Lacewood, Zircote, Ebony, Coralwood, Birch, Canary, Maple, Purple Heart, Walnut and Mahogany. The top is finished in water-base polyurethane. The box is started with Watco and topped with polyurethane. There is a mix of patterns which are inlaid as well as the on the feet and handle.
3/3/2005 Click on image to see closeup.


Abstract Mountain Sculpture is made from Birdseye Maple, Birch, Mahogany, Zircote, Rosewood, Oak, Kody Walnut, Padauk, and Purple Heart. The finish is oil on the base and water base on top.
3/3/2005 Click on image for closeup.

Bill Gourlay


This figure is carved from Sugar Pine and the base is stained walnut. The finish is Tung Oil and wax.
3/1/2005 Click on image for closeup.

Puzzle Box. Plans found at http://www.gtcreations.com/appleseed/. Started by gluing up 7 pieces of Poplar (ea. 1x4x6). Bookmatched the ends (alternated the end grain) which you can see on the left side of the first picture. Finished with Sanding Sealer, Tung Oil and Finishing Wax.
Click on image to see closeup.
3/9/2005


Puzzle Box. Plans found at http://www.gtcreations.com/appleseed/. Started by gluing up 7 pieces of Poplar (ea. 1x4x6). Bookmatched the ends (alternated the end grain) which you can see on the left side of the first picture. Finished with Sanding Sealer, Tung Oil and Finishing Wax.
3/9/2005 Click on image to see closeup.

Dave Hergesheimer


This Lidded Vessel or Malted is actually made from Carob, Walnut, Maple, and Purple Heart. The finish is Lacquer.
3/3/2005 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene West


This Farmer and his Mule is an articulated toy. It is made from Mahogany and finished in polyurethane. It is fully animated!
3/3/2005 Click on image to see closeup.


This Tumble Box is made to let children watch the marbles fall through the lattice. It is made from Pine, Wenge, and Alder. The finish is water based polyurethane. The sound is neat too.
3/3/2005 Click on image to see closeup.


This Tic Tac Toe is an extra large game board. It is made from plywood, Mahogany and Alder and finished in polyurethane. The playing pieces are made from 2"x2" wood.
3/3/2005 Click on image to see closeup.