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Maple Natural Edge Bowl

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Project by Xyloid_Curt posted 05-22-2016 04:05 PM 593 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

A nice natural edge maple bowl that was turned wet, sealed and allowed to dry. I applied finish coats of satin lacquer about two weeks later. The bowl quickly stabilized despite it being a freshly cut and soaking wet.
The bowl measures 10 1/2” X 8 1/2” X 4”. The bark was very cooperative on this bowl, and did not need a lot of gluing like many other bowls I have done. The bowl is available on my Etsy page.

-- Xyloid Curt "Exposing the hidden beauty in wood" www.etsy.com/shop/xyloidcreations





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 05-22-2016 04:33 PM

Great looking bowl., well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Jim Jakosh

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#2 posted 05-22-2016 06:23 PM

Beautiful bowl, Curt!!
Jim

-- 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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#3 posted 05-22-2016 07:11 PM

Curt, this bowl sure did turn out nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#4 posted 05-23-2016 12:38 PM

Beautiful bowl.

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#5 posted 05-24-2016 11:45 AM

Nicely done

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Xyloid_Curt

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#6 posted 05-29-2016 03:24 AM

Thanks all, I really like making these natural edge bowls.

-- Xyloid Curt "Exposing the hidden beauty in wood" www.etsy.com/shop/xyloidcreations

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