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This is a walnut bowl with a sculpted edge. It is 16 inches in diameter and about 8 inches deep. The surface is dyed and glazed. It is returned where I don’t want the surface enhancement.

-- Dale





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isetegija

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#1 posted 1909 days ago

Really nice bowl , very well done.

Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

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savannah505

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#2 posted 1909 days ago

Very nice, would like to see more pictures, especially of the side look.

-- Dan Wiggins

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 1909 days ago

Your work always has a wonderful surprize .Very Nice.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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mmh

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#4 posted 1909 days ago

It looks metallic on the outer area. Very interesting technique.

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#5 posted 1909 days ago

Magnificent!!

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

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Loucarb

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#6 posted 1909 days ago

Fantastic bowl. The outside almost looks like Lacewood.

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jockmike2

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#7 posted 1909 days ago

beautiful walnut turning.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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Spoontaneous

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#8 posted 1909 days ago

Wow! The outside textured area REALLY stages the walnut interior. What is the finish on the walnut? The proportions are just right.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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bigwoodturner

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#9 posted 1909 days ago

The outside is textured then dyed. The dye being honey amber reacts with the tanic acid in the walnut and turns a cool green. Then it is glazed with white unsanded grout and rubbed until what I want left is held in the texture.

-- Dale

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OutPutter

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#10 posted 1909 days ago

Nice work Dale. I wanna dip my spoon in that bowl of chocolate and eat until I’m sick.
;2)

-- Jim

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ND2ELK

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#11 posted 1909 days ago

Beautiful bowl. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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toyguy

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#12 posted 1909 days ago

you are a master…this is one of my favourites.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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Dusty56

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#13 posted 1903 days ago

This is really an awesome piece of artwork ! Great turning and finish .

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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Steffen

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#14 posted 1449 days ago

Very nice work

-- Steffen - Kirkland, WA

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