Wine "bottle & glass" from macrocarpa, finished with buffing oil and beeswax. Embellished with copper wire and burn (using wire and soldering iron). Bottle dimensions 320mm high X 65mm diameter
Entries - Ornamental
Any ornamental sculptured or abstract item made principally of wood. The item may be embellished with other materials. This may be a carving; or carved, textured, or painted woodturning; or marquetry, intarsia; or scroll saw work which creates an ornamental item from one or many pieces of wood; or any other wooden item which the maker considers to be ornamental.
A family of 5 Kaitiaki that represent the nobility and wairua of the maori people. On the hem of the korowai/cloak is a Karakia from the Baha'i Scripture. Various woods, acrylic, bead and feather. total height 500mm
Magnolia with Tawa Needle - 60mm Diameter. Sphere textured with basket weave branding and painted with acrylic paint, a NZ Tawa needle and black thread.
Sculpture carved from Coromandel Ancient Kauri Burl
Mounted on a white base
420mm high including base
A set of woodturned and marbled beads finished with lacquer. The larger beads are 25 mm diameter and of various woods; the smaller beads are holly.
Segmented and staved oak vase with walnut and resin trim.
72cm tall. Largest diameter 23.5cm
A trio of candle holders in macrocarpa and rimu.
290-390mm high, 145mm wide
Wood: Rhododendron. Height: 355mm. Diameter: 115mm. Texture: Pyrography with iridescent acrylic paint. This art piece was turned on two axes with the centre of the legs carved out.
A stylized Conch Shell in macrocarpa, carved with pyrography, embellished and lacquered, 45mm x 100mm.
Darkened and curled swamp Kauri. Dyed, turned, carved, and pyrography textured. 215mm long
150mm spindle, 300mm stand
The flowering cherry globe features violet interference paint. This connects the two piano key sourced Ebony finials that each have six miniature captive rings. Black Maire base.
Seven layers of marine ply, two of which are recessed into the macrocarpa backing. Finished in oil.
Backing 340mm x 340mm
Thin turned Sycamore, embellished crescent shaped pyrography. Each marking comprises 12-18 small dots with give the piece its texture. The pot stands 90mm tall. It is finished with Aussie Oil. Credit is given to Neil Joynt for the pyrographic pattern used on this piece.
Native to and distributed throughout New Zealand.
Feeds on insects especially by “hawking.”
Materials include: Puriri, Kauri, Macrocarpa, wire and hematite.
Using Black Walnut, Ash and Rimu this central pattern was created with diamond shapes and offset with contrasting strips. 370mmj by 190mm by 20mm.
Rimu Burl Goblet. Stem is made of Purple Heart which was ebonised. Height: 17cm. Goblet Diameter: 12cm.
Asian styled pet cremation urn. The body is turned from Macrocarpa with raku pattern pyrography crowned with bamboo cross piece and topped with a taonga of greenstone. Height is 150mm.
Tall vase. Walnut, Maple, Rosewood with marbled resin collar.
Segmented and staved.
1010 mm high. 330 mm diameter.