Chinese Elm Bowl

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Project by MrPukaShell posted 02-22-2010 03:58 AM 1589 views 2 times favorited 18 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Today was my daughters baby shower at my wife”s best friends house. As a parting gift I made her this bowls and filled wit with her favorite “Dove’s Milk Chocolate” hearts. She was very happy and we had a great day visiting, laughing and catching up.

-- Robert, So Cal, My Turn or Yours.....

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#1 posted 02-22-2010 04:00 AM

Beautiful wood…and nicely done. The finish looks great.

-- Woodworking.....My small slice of heaven!

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#2 posted 02-22-2010 04:43 AM

Beautiful Bowl.

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#3 posted 02-22-2010 08:04 AM

Great job! is the bottom smooth? I really like the shape.

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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#4 posted 02-22-2010 08:10 AM

Cool bowl, nice wood with great finish.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#5 posted 02-22-2010 08:47 AM

Beautiful, simplistic, allowing the beauty of the wood stand out its best.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#6 posted 02-22-2010 02:04 PM

Very nice turning, beautiful.

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

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#7 posted 02-22-2010 02:55 PM

beautiful finish, like the wood

-- Simple advice is the best advice

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#8 posted 02-22-2010 03:58 PM

you did the wood proud..pretty

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#9 posted 02-22-2010 04:25 PM

Beautiful! You really brought out the beauty in the wood. Elm is one of the prettiest domestic woods for projects like this.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#10 posted 02-22-2010 05:40 PM

Fantastic bowl. Well done.

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#11 posted 02-22-2010 10:37 PM

Thank you for all of the great comments. The bottom is rounded except for a flat spot the size of a quarter for it to sit on. I’ll work on getting some more posted.

Have a great day

-- Robert, So Cal, My Turn or Yours.....

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#12 posted 02-24-2010 02:32 AM

Finish looks great. What did you put on it?

-- Hassan, Chattanooga, TN -

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#13 posted 02-24-2010 05:27 AM

Finish was wipe on polly, then to the buffer, tripoli, white diamond, carnuba

-- Robert, So Cal, My Turn or Yours.....

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#14 posted 02-24-2010 05:29 AM

Nice bowl Bob

-- Custom furniture

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#15 posted 02-24-2010 05:31 AM

Great Lookin Bowl

-- Jim, Kentucky

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