LumberJocks

tree bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by glynn posted 03-31-2010 04:03 PM 1846 views 9 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch
tree bowl
tree bowl No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

This bowl is made of maple,purpleheart and the tree is walnut.I first made a segmented bowl turned about 3/16 then did the tree with a fordom power carver.Ive only had the lathe for 6 months and just love it

-- jim nevada





20 comments so far

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

16163 posts in 3385 days


#1 posted 03-31-2010 04:08 PM

Outstanding!

I wouldn’t trying eating cereal from it, though. :-)

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View Jonathan's profile

Jonathan

2608 posts in 2217 days


#2 posted 03-31-2010 04:09 PM

Very nice… no, no, it’s better than that!

I love the flow of the tree! Sort of that organic, A&C look to it.

What are the measurements of this piece?

Has this inspired you to start any other similarly designed projects?

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

114383 posts in 2744 days


#3 posted 03-31-2010 04:11 PM

Very neat cool bowl as unique as it gets. I really like the design.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View glynn's profile

glynn

306 posts in 2487 days


#4 posted 03-31-2010 04:19 PM

it is 11 in across and 6 in high 97 pieces

-- jim nevada

View Heidi Neely's profile

Heidi Neely

550 posts in 2341 days


#5 posted 03-31-2010 05:19 PM

wow, this is stunning….I absolutely love it!

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

View alholstein's profile

alholstein

195 posts in 3209 days


#6 posted 03-31-2010 05:50 PM

Glynn,
You have just given a whole new set of ideas. I like it.

Al

-- Al Holstein "I wood do it"

View Kristoffer's profile

Kristoffer

674 posts in 2383 days


#7 posted 03-31-2010 06:00 PM

Beautiful bowl! I’m looking forward to see what your lathe turns out after another six months.

-- Cheers and God Bless

View michelletwo's profile

michelletwo

2487 posts in 2182 days


#8 posted 03-31-2010 06:41 PM

wow, unique idea from a newbie..I like the one tree bowl the best.

View Sam Shakouri's profile

Sam Shakouri

1106 posts in 2255 days


#9 posted 03-31-2010 09:02 PM

UNIQUE and beautiful, for both, but if you give me only one, I will take the second bowl.
Can be as a water carrier as well !!?

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

View Kent Shepherd's profile

Kent Shepherd

2704 posts in 2453 days


#10 posted 03-31-2010 10:17 PM

Did anyone say awesome ?

-- She thought I hung the moon--now she just thinks I did it wrong

View ND2ELK's profile

ND2ELK

13495 posts in 2941 days


#11 posted 03-31-2010 11:32 PM

Beautiful piece. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

View MsDebbieP's profile

MsDebbieP

18615 posts in 3327 days


#12 posted 04-01-2010 12:20 AM

that is EXTRAORDINARY … just amazing

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

View lostandfound's profile

lostandfound

17 posts in 2146 days


#13 posted 04-01-2010 12:25 AM

Well done, This is the type of thing that makes me want to get on the lathe right now.

View KevinVan's profile

KevinVan

91 posts in 2318 days


#14 posted 04-01-2010 01:42 AM

I need to get a lathe!!! This is impressive!

-- ALS IK KAN “to the best of my ability,”

View WistysWoodWorkingWonders's profile

WistysWoodWorkingWonders

12387 posts in 2324 days


#15 posted 04-01-2010 03:26 AM

another wicked design.. thanks for adding the “how to” in this one… great work…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

showing 1 through 15 of 20 comments

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

HomeRefurbers.com