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Swirl bowl completed

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Project by Dreggy posted 10-11-2016 12:15 AM 1358 views 4 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well I finally got around to finishing the swirl bowl. If you check out my prior project, I had all the rings laid out in different configurations and asked which one I should make. This is the final result. It is 13 ½” in dia. and 12” tall. I added a Peruvian Walnut base and a Peruvian Walnut, Mesquite, Maple & Birch Veneer rim on top.

-- No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow your progress, you're still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.





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#1 posted 10-11-2016 01:08 AM

ourstanding

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#2 posted 10-11-2016 01:24 AM

These “Swirlies” continue to BLOW MY MIND.
That is an Absolutely AWESOME piece of work.
I am trying to convince myself to have a go at one of these, and I will soon. You have inspired me to get into action.

Thank you for showing this.

Bob

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#3 posted 10-11-2016 02:31 AM

SUPER COOL piece Dreggy, man that is real nice, top turn
cheers
pete

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

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#4 posted 10-11-2016 04:38 AM

Incredible 3D wavey effect, beautiful pattern.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 10-11-2016 11:05 AM

This is outstanding….really love the swirls…

My only comment is the top rim could use a little something more

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#6 posted 10-11-2016 12:48 PM

That’s a very inspirational segmented turning. Well done.

-- Barry, http://BarrysWorkshop.com/

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#7 posted 10-11-2016 01:03 PM

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#8 posted 10-11-2016 02:07 PM

i agree with the baby above, this is amazing, so much fore thought

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#9 posted 10-11-2016 02:22 PM

beautiful

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#10 posted 10-11-2016 02:23 PM

Wonderful job. This should be in the daily top 3.

-- Julian

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#11 posted 10-11-2016 06:52 PM

This bowl is absolutely beautiful and it’s so creative and unusual.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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#12 posted 10-11-2016 06:59 PM

looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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#13 posted 10-11-2016 07:11 PM

All said above; 110% agree!

-- just rjR

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#14 posted 10-12-2016 07:10 AM

do not need drink,just look at the bowl
cheap madness
beautiful work

-- bambi

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#15 posted 10-12-2016 02:23 PM

This is beautiful work! Boy am I jealous.

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