Airbrushed Sycamore Platter

Just another one of my Airbrushed articles, made from Sycamore, which has been textured with the Sorby  and the Wagner,Texturing tool, coloured black with Chestnut spirit stain, Gold Gilt cream which is drybrushed. The centre is coloured Yellow, Yellow/Green, then Orange and finally Red, this time finished with Sanding sealer and Acrylic Satin Lacquer. 280mm x 45mm. Inspired by Nick Agar

Sycamore Platter

Further news about this piece, was that it achieved turning of the week on the Woodworkers Institute and the honour of cover on the World of Woodturners.

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Autumnal Sycamore Bowl

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Another one the series of Airbrushing techniques this time the colouring was inspired by a Maple Tree just outside our house in its autumnal colours.  Using Yellow/Green, then Orange and Red Molotow Aqua Inks and then sealed, and lacquered to finish.

Airbrushed Sycamore Bowl

Airbrushed Sycamore Bowl

The start of a new series of work, this one inspired by Nick Agar`s Viking Sunset Bowl.  Made from Sycamore, textured with the Sorby Spiralling system, coloured with Black, Yellow and Red Spirit stains which are airbrushed onto the timber, then silver gilt cream added to give it the metallic look.