What can you do with an ugly burl?
See below the before and after . . . 3/29/2008 I have more pictures of the process to post (and another before and after of a really ugly one)
A Vasticola Burl no one would buy from me at the upper right with a fair amount of rot/termite damage . . .
. . . and my finished product below after following Skip's Bellock's power carving tips