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Maple and Wenge Bowl

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Project by georgieporgie posted 01-02-2017 07:36 PM 987 views 4 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made a maple bowl with wenge accents. Upside-down it kind of looks like R2-D2’s head! Be safe, George

-- - George: Richland, Washington





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#1 posted 01-02-2017 09:33 PM

This is a beautiful bowl and I love the pattern.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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#2 posted 01-02-2017 09:36 PM

H.W. summed it up well.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#3 posted 01-02-2017 10:39 PM

Well done. Love this bowl and the contrasting colors.

-- Steve, South Carolina, http://www.finewoodworkingofsc.com

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#4 posted 01-03-2017 01:44 AM

Great looking bowl. Nice design

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 01-03-2017 02:20 AM

Great design and color combination.

-- Julian

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#6 posted 01-03-2017 03:33 AM

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#7 posted 01-03-2017 04:33 AM

Awesome!!!!

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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#8 posted 01-03-2017 07:57 AM

Love the design.

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#9 posted 01-03-2017 12:10 PM

Great design & build! I too like the contrast

-- Ron, Northern Illinois

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#10 posted 01-03-2017 01:23 PM

Looks really nice….I love wenge but it can be a bear to work with sometimes

-- Lee

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#11 posted 01-03-2017 02:33 PM

Thank you everyone for the compliments! @Lee: Yep, turning wenge is not pleasant. Kind of like turning a really brittle piece of clay.

-- - George: Richland, Washington

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#12 posted 01-03-2017 03:39 PM

looks great

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#13 posted 01-03-2017 04:18 PM

Indeed awesome black and white contrast. Extraordinary work with all those small pieces.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#14 posted 01-03-2017 04:28 PM

Nice gluing job to get it all symmetrical.
Al

-- Al Holstein "I wood do it"

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#15 posted 01-03-2017 06:43 PM

Hello georgieporgie

Very very nice work
I love it

The contrast is beautiful and the precision is here!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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