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Maple Burl

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Winter Work in the Studio

Winter is a time for inspiration and creation when I search for burls and wood which are colourful, dramatic and highly figured. They are the raw materials which I turn into live edge tables, bowls and platters. The workshop is full of the noise and vibration of the lathe and sander and the accumulation of dust …

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Burl Art as a Gift

A special occasion requires a special gift to honour the person and the milestone achieved. Tom and Katharin purchased a Big Leaf Maple Burl Bowl for the 60th birthday of their brother who has a brand new cottage in Muskoka. The burl was hand-turned on the lathe with a graceful curved shape which maintains its raw …

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