Flake Tobacco Bowl

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Project by Operaman posted 11-16-2016 04:02 AM 813 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Big Leaf Maple Burl Bowl processed to mimic flake pipe tobacco pressed into a cake.

-- Cheers!

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Tom Canales

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#1 posted 11-16-2016 05:38 PM

Very interesting, looks like difficult material.

-- I used to be indecisive, now I’m not so sure

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#2 posted 11-16-2016 06:12 PM

Tom, not at all. It turns and polishes beautifully. The tortured look is merely the processing after turning. Here is the same material:

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#3 posted 11-16-2016 10:52 PM

Very nice! You’ve taken this piece beyond craft.

-- Mama calls me Texcaster but my real name is Mr. Earl.

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#4 posted 11-18-2016 01:21 AM

Really nice, looks wonderful

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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#5 posted 11-20-2016 11:09 PM

I feel like smoking.
Lovely work.
Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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