Breezy Hill Turning

Turned Wood Art by Michael Foster

Fibonacci
FibonacciMapleII-3-150126

Fibonacci Maple II
Sugar maple leaves carved in Fibonacci Spirals
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FibonacciMapleII-8-150126

Fibonacci Maple II
There are 5 spirals of leaves in one direction and 3 in the other

FibonacciMapleII-10-150126

Fibonacci Maple II
Sugar Maple 6”H x 9”D Kyrlon Matte finish

LeonardosTribute-6-130524

Leonardo’s Tribute
A tribute to Leonardo Pisano Bigolio, otherwise known as Fibonacci
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LeonardosTribute-14-130524

Leonardo’s Tribute
This piece has 13 spirals in one direction and 21 in the other.

LeonardosTribute-17-130524

Leonardo’s Tribute
Ash, bleach, Krylon
9"W x 6.5"H

FibonacciVase-3-120923

Fibonacci Vase
A more symmetrical vase with 21 spirals in each direction
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FibonacciVase-6-120923

Fibonacci Vase
A bit of artistic license since usually the number of spirals are not the same in nature

FibonacciVase-5-120923

Fibonacci Vase
Ash, 6.75” W x 7.75” H, Inks, liming wax, Krylon

FibonacciMaple-9-120122

Fibonacci Maple
A vessel carved with 5 spirals of maple leaves in one direction and 3 in the other
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FibonacciMaple-5-120122-2

Fibonacci Maple
My wife claimed this piece for herself

FibonacciMaple-7-120122-2

Fibonacci Maple
Bleached sugar maple, Krylon, 6”H x 9”D

FibonacciBirch-55-140323

Fibonacci birch
A piece turned from birch and carved with birch leaves arranged in 2 opposing spirals in a fibonacci pattern.
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FibonacciBirch-44-140323

Fibonacci birch
Birch burl, Waterlox 6.5” H x 9”D

Perforated-6-140126

Perforated
Turned wooden vessel carved with a Fibonacci arrangement of holes. 5 spirals in one direction and 8 in the other.
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Perforated-20-140126

Perforated
Box Elder burl, Inks, Waterlox, 7.75"H x 6"D

FibonacciTorus-3-130405

Fibonacci Torus
A one sided (non-orientable) 8,5 torus knot. The base is carved with opposing spirals, 3 in one direction, 5 in the other.
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FibonacciTorus-2-130405

Fibonacci Torus
Torus- Curly maple, stain, Bush oil, 7” x 1.75” Stand- Maple, Leather dye, wax, 10.5” tall with stand

ConicInversion-37-120923

Conic Inversion
A minimal surface with 2 intersecting Fibonacci spirals.
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ConicInversion-38-120930

Conic Inversion
Ash, 7” W x 5” H, Acrylics, bleach, Krylon
Stand- Compwood, 12” deep x 11” H, India ink, Krylon

FibonacciWormhole-6-120218

Fibonacci Wormhole
Hyperbolic curved vessel with 8 spirals on the outside.
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FibonacciWormhole-8-120218

Fibonacci Wormhole
Figured Birch, 8” square x 4”H, Oil

FibonacciWormhole-10-120218

Fibonacci Wormhole
The inside has 34 spirals in one direction and 55 in the other.

IfYouDare-6-110825

If You Dare
Inspired by Saglione cacti which exhibit Fibonacci spirals. 13 spirals in one direction, 21 in the other.
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IfYouDare-7-110825

If You Dare
Maple, Acrylics, Bleached birch for the spines, 7”H x 5”W

Parastichy-8-110115

A catenoid minimal surface (one of the simplest) pierced with 2 opposing spirals, 21 in one direction and 34 in the other. These are numbers that are part of the Fibonacci series.
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Parastichy-5-110115

Parastichy
Box elder, acrylics, Fixatiff, 7” D x 8.5” H

ParastichyII-2-131011

Parastichy II
A vessel turned from Birch Burl with smooth lumps arranged in Fibonacci spirals with 13 in one direction and 8 in the other.
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ParastichyII-7-131011

Parastichy II
Birch Burl, Bush Oil
7” D x 6" H

Phylotaxis-3-120301-2

Phylotaxis
A vessel with 8 spirals carved in each direction
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Phylotaxis-5-120301

Phylotaxis
Mulberry, 8” W x 5” H

FibonacciSunburst-1-090110

Fibonacci Sunburst
Loosely based on the Fibonacci series of numbers.
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FibonacciSunburst-37-090621

Fibonacci Sunburst
Chakte Viga, Pao Amarillo, Bloodwood, Ebony and Curly Maple, 17h x 18"d


Lobelia-1-080807

Lobelia
Inspired by a photo of a giant Lobelia plant. 13 spirals in one direction and 21 in the other.
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Lobelia-26-090619

Lobelia
Walnut, 6.75”H x 4.5”W, Waterlox finish

PineconeBox-11-100128

Pinecone Box
All pinecones exhibit Fibonacci symmetry. This box is based on one with13 spirals in one direction and 8 in the other.
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PineconeBox-6-090619

Pinecone Box
Macassar ebony, 7”H x 3.5”D, Waterlox finish

The Fibonacci Sequence