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A disaster that turned out well

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Project by taidsturning posted 03-07-2009 12:20 AM 1193 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This little candy/nut bowl started out to be the lowest section of a larger salad bowl. A wreck caused a change in plans so I recut the bottom, added the little feet, and added the maple rim and ended up with one of my wife’s favorites.

The base is Padauk and the body Walnut (recycled from our original kitchen cabinets) and Maple.

-- Bill Roberts -- Steal one idea it's called plagerism. Steal a bunch - it's called research





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Mike Morris

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#1 posted 03-07-2009 12:54 AM

Nice looking bowl. It’s pretty cool to hear ‘oops’ stories that turn out great pieces.

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#2 posted 03-07-2009 02:24 AM

Very nice disaster ;-)

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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#3 posted 03-07-2009 03:14 AM

A beautiful disaster piece.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#4 posted 03-07-2009 05:20 AM

Beautiful piece. Nice job on the recovery.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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anotherbrick

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#5 posted 03-12-2009 07:36 PM

i love this bowl. how can i get a bowl like this,i think my wife must love this bowl too.

-- china

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Rick D.

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#6 posted 03-12-2009 11:40 PM

Does it have a salvage title, lol? Really though, a great design.

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