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Jack Armstrong

Burned out and living on the ragged edge
Catalogue Number: 602
Category: Plates/Platters
Jack
Armstrong

Plate turned from spalted maple (Acer sp.); Base made from Casuarina cunninghamiana. 230mm L x 214mm W x 26mm H.  Plate can be removed from base to sit flat or set on any side in the stand.

$150.00
Cloud Wine
Catalogue Number: 603
Category: Natural
Jack
Armstrong

Floating Emerging Goblet (Gardenia sp.) The piece of bowl gouge tip is the result of contact with the dark spot at the center of the goblet stem which is a nail running through the wood. 158mm High.

$120.00
Deep in Thought
Catalogue Number: 604
Category: Ornamental
Jack
Armstrong

Cone and base of Casuarina cunninghamiana. Base turned and carved. Crack on lip of cone stabilized and left for effect. 85mm H; Cone = 63mm H x 62mm Diam.

$100.00
Hawaiian-style Mortar and Pestle
Catalogue Number: 606
Category: Domestic Ware
Jack
Armstrong

Calabash Mortar turned from New Zealand Macadamia Nut (Macadamia sp.); Pestle turned from Hawaiian Ohi’a heartwood (Metrosideros polymorpha). Calabash Mortar = 76mm H x 122mm Diam.; Pestle = 124mm L x 32mm at widest Diam.

SOLD
Kauri Cremation Urn
Catalogue Number: 607
Category: Lidded Boxes
Jack
Armstrong

Kauri Cremation Urn (Agathis australis). 267mm H x 128mm widest Diam. to 90mm smallest Diam.

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Lifting off and leaving it all behind
Catalogue Number: 617
Category: Ornamental
Jack
Armstrong

The hollow form / natural edge was turned from Kowhai (Sophora sp.), the base is from Casuarina cunninghamiana, and finial from Gardenia sp. The entire piece = 308mm H; Hollow form = 133mm H x 154mm Dia.

$250.00
Pure Puriri
Catalogue Number: 610
Category: Hollow Forms/Vases
Jack
Armstrong

Puriri (Vitex lucens) hollow form dimensions = 205mm H x 145mm Diam.

SOLD
She-oak Cremation Urn with Base
Catalogue Number: 611
Category: Hollow Forms/Vases
Jack
Armstrong

She-oak Cremation Urn (She-oak, Casuarina cunninghamiana). Dimensions = 265mm H x 122mm Diam.

$400.00
Stylized Rice Bowl
Catalogue Number: 608
Category: Bowls
Jack
Armstrong

Stylized Rice Bowl turned from Kowhai, Sophora sp. Dimensions = 65mm H x 132mm Diam.

$60.00
Swirling Vase
Catalogue Number: 612
Category: Hollow Forms/Vases
Jack
Armstrong

Vase turned from Chinese (Persian) Silk Tree / Mimosa (Albizia julibrissin). Dimensions = 161mm H x 158mm Diam.

$120.00
Wedge Whimsy #1
Catalogue Number: 613
Category: Lidded Boxes
Jack
Armstrong

Turned from East African Yellow Wood, Afrocarpus gracilior. Dimensions 124mm H x 180mm L x 165mm W. The prototype for a series of turnings using the “directional wedges” cut when felling a tree and left on the ground. 

$125.00
Wedge Whimsy #2
Catalogue Number: 614
Category: Natural
Jack
Armstrong

Wedge Whimsy #2 was turned from Casuarina cunninghamiana. Backstory: The second in a series of turnings using the “directional wedge” cut when felling a tree (see Entry ID 613). Size 223 x 160 x 50mm.

SOLD