Angela Nolan
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When I get old slogan mug

When I get old slogan mug

Vivaldi: Stravaganza 55 Concertos (DG Collectors Edition)... https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007CW2FIE/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_XIwdAbG1QTMZX

Vivaldi: Stravaganza 55 Concertos (DG Collectors Edition)... https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B007CW2FIE/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_XIwdAbG1QTMZX

Bosch random orbit sander PEX 400 AE

Bosch random orbit sander PEX 400 AE

How it looked in the beginning. The London Plane was a 2.5m slab just over 80cm wide (at some points) for an amazing £84. I cut the shape out of a hard bit of plastic first as a template to find the best part of the slab to use. This was an offcut that I travelled 5 hours to pick. It looked the saddest piece in a vast timber yard; I just had to take it home!

How it looked in the beginning. The London Plane was a 2.5m slab just over 80cm wide (at some points) for an amazing £84. I cut the shape out of a hard bit of plastic first as a template to find the best part of the slab to use. This was an offcut that I travelled 5 hours to pick. It looked the saddest piece in a vast timber yard; I just had to take it home!

The topside of the knuckle joint was such an interesting feature and took a lot of care to keep it intact

The topside of the knuckle joint was such an interesting feature and took a lot of care to keep it intact

This was the underside of the knuckle joint, very weak and some of the loose bark had to be secured in place by wood glue before I could risk sanding it

This was the underside of the knuckle joint, very weak and some of the loose bark had to be secured in place by wood glue before I could risk sanding it

The Live edged knuckle joint on the London Plane slab

The Live edged knuckle joint on the London Plane slab

The original surface of the London Plane

The original surface of the London Plane

Used a Dremel 3000 sanding head to do the edges as there was surface, blackened water damage. It was also useful to remove any sharp edges

Used a Dremel 3000 sanding head to do the edges as there was surface, blackened water damage. It was also useful to remove any sharp edges

Dremel 3000 Rotary Multi Tool

Dremel 3000 Rotary Multi Tool