Category Archives: Carl’s Artwork

Done In One Day Vases

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Updated: 4/23/2020. The vases are now for sale on my CarlFordWoodturner Etsy Store

I recently completed the above vases in a little over a week. One per day!

I needed to turn a vase in one day for a student demo. From green log to sanded, painted and finished vase in one day. It worked! No cracks and the vase dried out nicely.

I love having pieces that I don’t need twice turn, and/or paint and finish later. I am still playing around and experimenting. So far, so good.

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Carl Ford’s Etsy Shop Grand Opening

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I just opened my new “CarlFordWoodturner” shop on etsy! Please shop early and often!

My high quality pieces are priced to sell! You win because I have a lot of pieces that I want to sell!

I am going to add more stuff over the next couple of days. Then I hope to add 2 new pieces per week.

There are also never seen before pictures of my stuff.

Agar Class at Arrowmont

Photo: Agar Class at Arrowmount 1 I recently took a WOW Factor master class with Nick Agar at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. June 9-16, 2019. Here are some photos of the artwork I created in the class.

I had a great time at the class. Nick is a great instructor. I loved the environment at Arrowmont. The food was excellent. The turning studio is top notch. Continue reading Agar Class at Arrowmont

AAW Turning of the Week

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My Pennsylvania Dutch Cake Stand was just selected as the “AAW Turning of the Week” on 3/6/2019.

Click on the photo above for more photos of my recent work.

Carl’s Cactus Plate Bowl

Ric Rac Orchid Cactus Plate Bowl Photo: Ric Rac Orchid Cactus Plate Bowl

Last month, I found these old photos that I never got around to writing up. They are still relevant. Thus, here is my Ric Rac Cactus Plate Bowl. Continue reading Carl’s Cactus Plate Bowl