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Old 04-19-2015, 09:51 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Cool A Few Recent Pens

A few recent pens from my shop.

The Orange & Pearl Cholla and Blue & Pearl Cholla Sierras are two casts from the Alumilite I won during the Birthday Bash.

The Sweet Gum Balls Sierra, is cast in clear resin. I reverse panted Metallic Blue. The Sweet Gum Blank came from Bobspenfactory. This is one of the free blanks Bob offered through Jeff a couple months back. I love the 3-D look the clear resin gives the sweet gum ball.

The blanks from Bob were 4". After turning the Sierra, I thought that the blank looked a lot like tumble weed. So, I used the remainder of the blank, reverse painted it black. Added a couple pieces of Mesquite and mounted on this bolt action.

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Old 04-20-2015, 09:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Great Pens Tim,
Excellent Blanks, well matched to the Hardware.
Superb Fit and Finish,
Well Done, and Congratulations on the winning the Blanks, you put them to Great Use.
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Tim, You went for it! Super job on those!
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