Joined: Apr 13, 2012
|Posted: 2012-04-21 09:19 am  Permalink|
Thanks Seek, it's a nickname someone gave me about 10 years ago...
A couple of years ago I bought some pen blanks so could try out different woods quickly and cheaply. I got a box of 30, 5 each of cherry, beech, oak, sapele, iroko and ash for a tenner (that would be something like $12 for most of you guys?). Anyway it turned out to be a good investment even though I've only used 5 or 6 of them two years later!
here's one in ash-
Tough wood to carve but finishes really well...
thanks for looking,