Sycamore Bowl

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Project by BanjoBen posted 03-10-2017 11:28 PM 321 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a sycamore bowl I turned recently. I’m still working on my Dremel carving. This time I made a 4-strand braid pattern around the mid-section of the bowl.

It’s dyed with blue and green transtint dye, and finished with a coat of Hampshire Sheen on the outside, and a bit of Mahoney’s walnut oil on the inside.

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#1 posted 03-11-2017 02:26 AM

Very nice.

-- Dave K.

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#2 posted 03-11-2017 04:01 AM

Nice work. I think the way you applied the dye has created a really intriguing look.

-- Ride the bevel!

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#3 posted 03-11-2017 07:54 AM

That is really GOOD looking.
Great job.


-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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#4 posted 03-11-2017 03:23 PM

This is a beautiful bowl. Nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- 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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#5 posted 03-11-2017 09:06 PM

Nice job

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

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#6 posted 03-12-2017 04:55 AM

Looks like you went to a lot of extra work on this bowl, nice result.

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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