When I see a good demonstration, I have to try it myself. That is the case here for a tagua nut. The demonstrator was Clive Christiansen. He has turned hundreds of tagua nuts.
My little vase is a little over one inch tall and a little under one inch in diameter. No finish – only a good buffing.
Music: Traumerei by Shumann performed by Becky Schlappi. Used by permission.