Thanksgiving Serving Bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by NicHartman posted 11-28-2016 03:49 PM 281 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Bowl of laminated walnut, purpleheart, and lightly curly maple. Carved with a grinder mounted chainsaw disc and hand sanded to 300, grain raised, and buffed with 0000 steel wool. I borrowed some beeswax from my art teacher and melted it with mineral oil for a food safe finish with good sheen. Presented to grandma after thanksgiving dinner when we left the bowl on the way out and she tried to give it back, it was definitely appreciated. Comments and criticisms welcome!

3 comments so far

View majuvla's profile


9120 posts in 2329 days

#1 posted 11-28-2016 04:33 PM

Beautiful shape and wood pattern. Colours are very smartly choosen.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View BB1's profile


483 posts in 309 days

#2 posted 11-28-2016 11:28 PM

Nice! And great to have a surprise gift!

View XquietflyX's profile


289 posts in 422 days

#3 posted 11-29-2016 08:34 PM

great gift!!!

-- You can tell a lot about your wife by her hands, for example if they are around your throat she's prolly pissed off at you...

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics