TURN ON A HAPPY FACE
Here's looking at you!
SHOP OWNER: Richard Allen
I finished this plate recently and I thought you might like to add it to Shop Shots. The plate is 12-in. in diameter and 14-in. across the ears. The materials are as follows:
*the main part of the face is quartersawn sycamore
*the hair is machun
*the ears are purpleheart
*the eyes are birdseye maple with blue acrylic
*the nose is curly maple
*the mouth is red acrylic
I turned the plate round and drilled out for the ears. Once the ears were glued in, I turned the whole plate.
When I showed this piece around at work, I received quite a few chuckles and a lot of smiles. Hope it amuses you, too.
Have a good day.. . . Richard Allen
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