Benthic: of, relating to, or occurring in the depths of the ocean (from Merriam-Webster). So dubbed by my friend, Tom, this form is known as The Benthic Vessel (in red oak). No one is sure whether they like it or not at first, including me.
These bowls are all for sale in our Etsy Store if you are interested. Thanks for looking.
Wood Turning – Jack’s Story from Isaiah Eldridge on Vimeo. Isaiah Eldridge, a local film-maker and journalist, spent some time with me last week as I we both plied our trades.
The above are eight turned pieces from a single 24″ section of a 24″ diameter white oak from Boaz, Kansas. The tree fell over and across the Van Horn Branch Creek about 10 years ago- We finally pulled the log out 2 years ago, and it has laid in my log pile since then, although I did mill a portion of it. The heart…