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JUST A SMALL BOWL

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Project by ART LACKEY posted 03-23-2009 04:40 AM 1227 views 4 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bowl was made in one hour.—My wife said I should make something for a relative that is moving to new mexico soon and when I went down to do something I spyed this great piece of tiger maple that I made into a rather ugly clock and thought “that would look better as a bowl ”,so thats what I did.I must say it is a great improvement over that ugly clock. I like the way it looks so much I think I’m going to make a few more.the finish is mineral oil and buchers wax.

-- IF YOU GIVE A MAN A FISH,YOU FEED HIM FOR A DAY,BUT IF YOU TEACH HIM HOW TO FISH---HE'LL SIT IN A BOAT AND DRINK BEER ALL DAY!





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#1 posted 03-23-2009 04:44 AM

Beautiful!!!

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#2 posted 03-23-2009 07:44 AM

That is one awesome bowl ! love the shape and size of it. : ) Finish is ?
Do you have any pix of the “ugly clock ” ?

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#3 posted 03-23-2009 08:07 AM

So cute and beautiful!

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#4 posted 03-23-2009 01:02 PM

Beautiful!

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#5 posted 03-26-2009 04:35 AM

The finish is mineral oil and bucthers wax. several aplications. The lazzy mans finish(I just made that up) at any rate it went on easy and sure made my dried out hands feel soooo soft!

-- IF YOU GIVE A MAN A FISH,YOU FEED HIM FOR A DAY,BUT IF YOU TEACH HIM HOW TO FISH---HE'LL SIT IN A BOAT AND DRINK BEER ALL DAY!

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