Hollow Forms

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Walnut Hollow Form

Walnut hollow form with bark.  This form is 11 inches in diameter and 4 1/2 inches tall.  Keeping the bark on this was a challange.  The finish is several coats of Formby's Tung Oil.

Locust with Bark

Locust from an ice storm fall of 2006. 

Burr Oak Vase

Burr oak vase from wood around our home.

Locust end grain

Locust form that was an experiment with my articulated hollowing rig.  Just to see how a deeper form would work.  This piece is 5 inche in diameter and 8 inches high

Osage Orange

This form was done with my articulated rig. It is 10 inches in diameter and 4 inches tall

Osage orange

This is another osage orange (aka hedge around here).  This form is about 11 inches in diameter and 4 1/2 inches tall

Locust with Bark

This form is from some locust from the 2006 ice storm.  I entered this in a county fair and got a blue ribbon for it.

Elm with Bark

Elm natural edge hollow form


Hackberry hollow form


Walnut urn, approx 6 inches tall by 5 inch diameter

Elm with worm work

Hollow form with worm work inclusion, approx 8 inches tall x 5 inch diameter

Walnut with Bark

Walnut natural edge hollow form

Locus with Bark

Locus hollow form with natural edge bark