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The top was assembled first as it is easier to fit an assembled piece to the bowl rather than to make the individual pieces fit. This was made for a friend in New Mexico as a gift. It is made from soft maple and bloodwood.

-- Bill North Carolina





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 06-03-2010 01:54 AM

Wow wow wow what a master piece this is a great turning.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Mlke

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#2 posted 06-03-2010 01:58 AM

i hate soft maple… its soooo hard to sanddd without leaving scratches!!! did you have troubles? btw this is awesome! i want to start doing some segmented turning :)

-- The hard work won't take too long, the impossible will take a little longer

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Les Hastings

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#3 posted 06-03-2010 02:19 AM

Awesome work Bill, that’s a great looking piece! And welcome to Lumberjocks we’re all glad you could join us.

-- Les, Wichita, Ks. (I'd rather be covered in saw dust!)

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Richard

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#4 posted 06-03-2010 02:59 AM

I am curious, what are the dimensions? The finish looks flawless, and I like the designs on the sides. A very pleasing form to the eyes.

-- Richard Boise, Idaho

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ND2ELK

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#5 posted 06-03-2010 04:24 AM

Very impressive looking bowl. Beautifully done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless
tom

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#6 posted 06-03-2010 05:24 AM

Great piece, I am sure they will love to display it in a very prominent place.

-- Norman

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sras

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#7 posted 06-03-2010 05:28 AM

This is really impressive! It looks so good it is easy to underestimate the effort that goes into that much detail. Well done!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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imallchalkedup

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#8 posted 06-03-2010 07:49 AM

Well, I’m just as amazed as the other, beautiful piece.

-- RStadler

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tomakazi

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#9 posted 06-03-2010 08:39 AM

WOW what a gift!!! lets see how many people put you on their buddies list!! hahaha

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

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#10 posted 06-03-2010 12:57 PM

wow..I do a ton of segmenting so I know the time & patience this took…

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blackcherry

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#11 posted 06-03-2010 02:02 PM

Stunning work for sure, the finish is first rate work. Thanks for showing your art its wonderful craftsmanship.

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