June 2013 Show & Tell Pictures

Mark Ayers


Chuckwood Picture Frame made from Chestnut!. The picture is painted by Mark's daughter. The frame finished with spray shellac.
6/7/2013 Click on image to see closeup.

Stephen Case-Pall


This Bowl was turned from Amboyna Burl with a Silver inlay.

Lidded Box with Finial. This wood is Ningoana Potocarpus from Peru. The finial is Holly. The finish is water based gloss poly. This wood is tough to turn!
6/7/2013 Click on image to see closeup.

Bill Gourlay


Gilda's Rose was carved from Butternut. The stem is an actual rose stem. The finish is Acrylic and Varathane.

White Wolf was carved from a 4"x8"x14" piece of Mahogany. It is finished in Sanding Sealer, Acrylics, and Varathane
6/7/2013 Click on image to see closeup.

Felix Masci


Felix turned this decorative Bowl from what might be Olive or Ambrosia Maple. The finish is multiple coats of polyurethane. Felix feels that the wood was dried too long and that combined with turning on the end-grain made it quite difficult.
6/7/2013 Click on image to see closeup.

Bob Pollard


This Conch Shell is carved from Alder and then painted.
6/7/2013 Click on image to see closeup.


A Fly Tying Station made from Oak, Walnut and Box Elder. The finish is poly. The picture is the prototype.
6/7/2013 Click on image to see closeup.

Gene West


Gene brought this Magic Fish which was made by his friend Matt Pomerico from Paso Robles. The fish head and tail flop when the rod is moved back and forth. It is made from Paduk and White Wood and finished in Acrylic. There are magnets in the fish and in the rod.
6/7/2013 Click on image to see closeup.