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.
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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.
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.
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.
Kauri Cremation Urn (Agathis australis). 267mm H x 128mm widest Diam. to 90mm smallest Diam.
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.
Puriri (Vitex lucens) hollow form dimensions = 205mm H x 145mm Diam.
She-oak Cremation Urn (She-oak, Casuarina cunninghamiana). Dimensions = 265mm H x 122mm Diam.
Stylized Rice Bowl turned from Kowhai, Sophora sp. Dimensions = 65mm H x 132mm Diam.
Vase turned from Chinese (Persian) Silk Tree / Mimosa (Albizia julibrissin). Dimensions = 161mm H x 158mm Diam.
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.