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Project by John posted 04-29-2016 09:29 PM 514 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi Lumberjocks, I’ve been finishing some bowls in the 6” to 7” range. I added rings to some for variety. Hope it doesn’t take away from the natural beauty of the wood. These two Red Cedar Burls have a Salad Bowl Finish.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.





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Andre

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#1 posted 04-29-2016 09:31 PM

Pretty nice, how’s the big blanks drying?

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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Mark Wilson

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#2 posted 04-29-2016 09:36 PM

I haven’t even looked yet, John. First, I have to get this off my mind. I’m thing, when I’m opening the link, Which John is this? It opens, and I think, that’s wonderful. One of my favorite Johns. I’m gonna go look at it now….

-- Mark

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Mark Wilson

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#3 posted 04-29-2016 09:39 PM

It’s lovely, John. Have a pleasant weekend. And, try to be a little more prolific with your offerings here, huh? It’s been a while. That’s why I wondered, Which John.

-- Mark

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doubleDD

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#4 posted 04-29-2016 09:42 PM

Hey John, those bowls look familiar to me. lol They have a beautiful smooth evenly flow of grain in them. Nice work and great choice of lumber.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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peteg

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#5 posted 04-29-2016 11:07 PM

Well done John, a nice piece of turning, multi uses for this style
cheers
Pete

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

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 04-29-2016 11:18 PM

Beautiful bowl, John!!

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

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helluvawreck

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#7 posted 04-30-2016 08:18 PM

John, this is a beautiful bowl.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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bushmaster

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#8 posted 04-30-2016 09:29 PM

I think the rings as allot to the beauty of the bowl and wood. Color is very rich.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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John

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#9 posted 05-02-2016 12:07 AM

Thanks LJ’s, now back to the shop I go.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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