Carved bowls

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Project by Bob Collins posted 02-13-2009 07:43 AM 1192 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Two bowls I made from three thin blanks joined and glued together. Looked very plain so decided to carve 4 butterflies and flowers on one and four roses and leaves on the other. Unfortunately the middle blank
was darker that the others.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 02-13-2009 12:32 PM

Very original looking creation, very nice.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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pat sherman

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#2 posted 02-13-2009 03:16 PM

gosh bob. do you sleep at that lathe too? lol. you sure turn out some nice stuff

-- pat,ohio...

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Cathy Krumrei

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#3 posted 02-13-2009 03:34 PM

Bob, having the darker color show up it’s like a box of chocolate! I was thinking you did that on purpose. *BG
Very nice. Thanks again for sharing your projects.

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#4 posted 02-15-2009 12:35 AM

this is amazing!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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Bob Collins

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#5 posted 02-17-2009 02:16 AM

Thanks for comments above. Hey, Pat, can’t sleep on the lathe for the spilt baked beans.


-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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