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Project by Ronald Fontenot, Jr. posted 1690 days ago 1291 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bowl is made of mostly purpleheart, my favorite wood. The other woods are bloodwood and ash. I enjoyed the challenge of making the zigzag design. The bowl measures 5 inches tall and 7” in diameter. The finish is polished water varnish.

-- Chip, Westlake





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TopamaxSurvivor

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#1 posted 1690 days ago

Beautiful work!! I like the pattern.

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

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#2 posted 1690 days ago

Hi Chip very well done
Regards Roger in SA

-- Africa is not for sissies

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#3 posted 1690 days ago

Excellent

-- Vince

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#4 posted 1690 days ago

Exelent ,sorry I dont have the pacience to do glue ups,lol

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#5 posted 1690 days ago

Very nice…...... I really must try one of these segmented turnings.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#6 posted 1690 days ago

WOW that is amazingly beautiful. Great job.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#7 posted 1690 days ago

Great looking turning, love that color and design.

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

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OhValleyWoodandWool

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#8 posted 1689 days ago

Beautiful

-- "All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then Success is sure." Mark Twain

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#9 posted 1689 days ago

Another great turning chip very nice.

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mtnwild

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#10 posted 1688 days ago

Beautiful piece, very cool!!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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mynoblebear

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#11 posted 1688 days ago

I like it a well shaped bowl with a lid. Keep up the good work.

-- Best Regards With Personalized Rocking Chairs And Furniture On My Mind, http://mynoblebear.com

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