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Segmented bowl with thin rings

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Project by Julian posted 03-09-2017 01:49 AM 1904 views 2 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I finished this project a couple of weeks ago and just go around to posting the photos.
Made with alder, cherry, walnut, maple, and black veneer. Approximately 12” in diameter and 4 1/2” tall.
The glue up process did not go well and some rings moved causing misalignment.

-- Julian





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johnhutchinson

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#1 posted 03-09-2017 03:08 AM

LOVE the woven basket look !!!
I’m guessing a tremendous amount of work, but well worth the effort.

-- John - Central Ohio - "too much is never enough"

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doubleDD

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#2 posted 03-09-2017 04:47 AM

The movement just created an illusion of beauty. Well done.

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

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#3 posted 03-09-2017 06:13 AM

This is really a thing of beauty, not only as the finished project, but also the amount of effort required to complete it.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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#4 posted 03-09-2017 06:33 AM

I have to agree with the 3 amigos above. Very NICE!

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

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#5 posted 03-09-2017 07:05 AM

A nice one Julian.

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#6 posted 03-09-2017 01:46 PM

very fine work.

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#7 posted 03-09-2017 01:54 PM

very creative in your laminations, I admire all the work that goes into segmented type bowls, especially this one.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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XquietflyX

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#8 posted 03-09-2017 03:17 PM

looks great!!!

-- 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...

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#9 posted 03-09-2017 03:29 PM

very nice

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Julian

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#10 posted 03-09-2017 03:42 PM

Thanks for all you comments. I got the idea for this bowl from a YouTube video titled; Meldrums Masterpieces”.

-- Julian

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#11 posted 03-09-2017 07:07 PM

AT first glance I really thought it was a basket. Very nicely done.

-- Ride the bevel!

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#12 posted 03-09-2017 09:13 PM

very nice job Julian, if anything the misalignment creates a more authentic woven look (imho)
Like your timber selection & assembly
Cheers
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#13 posted 03-09-2017 09:25 PM

Wow! I love this bowl. It’s so nice and the pattern looks great.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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RichCMD

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#14 posted 03-10-2017 04:41 PM

I agree with Pete about the misalignment adding to the woven look. If you hadn’t told me it was misaligned, I doubt if I would have thought it wasn’t intentional.

-- Ride the bevel!

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#15 posted 03-10-2017 05:09 PM

Who could blame you! This looks fantastic!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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