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Fourth Bowl

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Project by Jarred posted 08-24-2015 02:18 AM 512 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After the disaster that was my first bowl, I was determined to do better. I turned two bowls out of green apple wood. I got more comfortable with the bowl gouges, and had fewer catches. I decided to try another dry bowl. I laminated a piece of sycamore to a chunk of maple. I was happy to find out there was some spalting in the maple.

I used a globe shape for this bowl, which added the challenge of scooping out the inside around the outer curve.

The bowl is finished with danish oil and buffed.

-- My projects are imperfect in every way, just like their creator. Their creator loves them nonetheless, just like mine.





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tomd

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#1 posted 08-24-2015 10:09 PM

Very nice work great bowl.

-- Tom D

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cmmyakman

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#2 posted 08-26-2015 02:31 PM

For only your fourth bowl – that is amazing. I like the grain structure, shape of the bowl and the finish.

-- You can't fail if you don't give up.

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