These are some pieces of an old growth burl I found on my tree farm that I had a local small mill cut down. Figure tree to be at least 270 years old. Been drying for 3 years and hope to make it into tables this winter. Highly unusual pattern with bIrdseye and figuring.
I was working on a set of kitchen counter stools for My son and daughter-in-law. Here is the prototype. As you can see, this stool is made from wine barrel staves. Solid white oak. No swivel on the seat this time
A simple hollow walnut form. 4” tall x 7” across. Turned and hollowed completely with Easy Wood Tools chisels. Bottom embellishment done with shop made spiralling tool.Finished with beeswax and mineral oil.