More Jayaruh Brushes Started

Discussion in 'The Brush' started by Jayaruh, May 9, 2018.

  1. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    I started working on these brushes today. The first two are spalted something and the second two are oak. I did the first two together, and I made a mistake in the measurements so they are shorter than I had intended. The last two are what I was aiming for. I was too close to the work to see my mistake. Oh well. They will still be serviceable brushes. I used the four synthetic knots I have for these pictures. Next, I will be sealing and clear coating with polycrylic. Then, I will brand them and set the knots.

    They will be JR#288 through JR#291 when they are finished.
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    Spalted tamarind. I think this knot really makes this handle pop.
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    Spalted Tamarind with the timberwolf synthetic. I think the color matches this handle, too.
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    Oak with the Cashmere synthetic.
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    Oak with the Tuxedo synthetic.
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  2. jimjo1031

    jimjo1031 never bloomed myself

    You're making it harder and harder for someone to pick their favorite style. But I do like #288 and #290, nice job Jim.
     
  3. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    I apologize for making it so hard on you. (not really)
     
  4. Primotenore

    Primotenore missed opera tunity

    Nice work Jim. I really like #288.
     
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  5. Briscoe

    Briscoe Well-Known Member

    Nice work, I would definitely like one of those.

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  6. Jim99

    Jim99 Gold Water Shaver

    The spalted brushes look great for a mistake. I like smaller handle brushes.
     
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  7. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    I thought they would make great travel brushes.
     
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  8. Jrdelgado

    Jrdelgado Well-Known Member

    Wow very nice! I love 288. I love 289 also! Great job!
     
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  9. john zeiger

    john zeiger Well-Known Member

    As usual, the brushes look great Jim All look great but I particularly like the way you matched knot colors with the the color of the grain in the wood on 288 and 289.
     
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  10. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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    I have two coats of polycrylic on the handles. I marked them with their numbers, but I have not engraved and painted the numbers yet. I will do that later today. So, in the mean time, I took these pictures.

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  11. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

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