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Project by Sam Shakouri posted 04-29-2015 10:29 AM 1042 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

The rim, 24 pieces of bottle brush flooring timber.
The wall, 144 pieces of rose wood, open segmented turning.
The base, 1 piece of cider. Total of 169 p
Diameter at the rim, 280 mm

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#1 posted 04-29-2015 10:42 AM

Nice, Sam…

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 04-29-2015 11:31 AM

Nice looking bowl, Sam!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 04-29-2015 12:29 PM

beautiful bowl sam, there sure is a lot of figure going on in that bottom piece…so what do you do to make sure its cleaned up inside each of the squares…i am not a turner, but i figure its glued up with the openings already there…

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 04-29-2015 12:51 PM

Thanks for sharing Sam ! Excuse this ignorant American, but enlightenment is in order….Please ? What is “Cider” ? I only know that it is gorgeous and highly figured and makes this bowl dance from within…. Thanks , don s.

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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#5 posted 04-29-2015 02:01 PM

Nice piece , Sam. I like the figure and colour. This wood would make a beautiful boot! Roman

-- Roman:... These Boots Were Made For 'Talkin'!

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#6 posted 04-29-2015 02:03 PM

Great job Sam

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#7 posted 04-29-2015 03:20 PM

Great and beautiful bowl Sam!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#8 posted 04-29-2015 09:16 PM

Another winner Sam, some real life in the timber

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#9 posted 04-30-2015 01:17 AM

Great looking bowl Sam, nice work with the open segmenting and choice of timbers.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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Joe Lyddon

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#10 posted 04-30-2015 07:02 PM

... another miraculous project by Sam the Turner Artist…

Just awesome!

Thanks Sam… you are da man!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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