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Project by recycle1943 posted 07-16-2017 11:24 AM 649 views 1 time favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Trying to stock up for the fall shows. I only have 40 to 50 done but our first show isn’t until September – ingredients include walnut, beetle kill pine, aromatic cedar, butternut, and some precious ages old wormy chestnut.
All of the bowls are 8” to 9” wide at the top and 4” plus high. I did get a few made that are 12” across the top and about 6” high

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them





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BobWemm

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#1 posted 07-16-2017 11:36 AM

These are cool, I really like the patterns.

Bob

-- 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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Oldtool

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#2 posted 07-16-2017 11:47 AM

Wow, those patterns are mesmerizing. Looks like you should have a successful show, well done.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#3 posted 07-16-2017 12:32 PM

beautiful bowls,Dick

-- bambi

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bushmaster

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#4 posted 07-16-2017 01:00 PM

You have been very busy, fun to cut the rings, but alot of work to completely finish them, as well as the very decorative laminating. Hope you are rewarded adequately for all the excellent work that you put into them.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#5 posted 07-16-2017 01:23 PM

All of these bowls are so beautiful and nicely done.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#6 posted 07-16-2017 02:48 PM

Very impressive and mindblowing patterns!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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doubleDD

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#7 posted 07-16-2017 02:53 PM

Beautiful bowls and the bottoms are a real show piece in themselves.

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

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ralbuck

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#8 posted 07-16-2017 02:56 PM



You have been very busy, fun to cut the rings, but alot of work to completely finish them, as well as the very decorative laminating. Hope you are rewarded adequately for all the excellent work that you put into them.

- bushmaster


Brian said it well!

Great work.

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John

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#9 posted 07-16-2017 03:00 PM

Wow, you’ve done a great job!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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#10 posted 07-16-2017 07:37 PM

Great looking bowls Dick. I’m sure those great looking bowls will be big sellers for you

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#11 posted 07-16-2017 08:11 PM

Great job in the turning of the bowls to.

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recycle1943

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#12 posted 07-16-2017 08:21 PM

Thanks guys, I have way too much fun doing them.

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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Oldwest

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#13 posted 07-17-2017 07:48 AM

I really like the designs you did with the ringmaster, I might need to
copy some. Beautiful.

Mark

-- Anyone who isn’t totally confused just doesn’t understand the situation.

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#14 posted 07-17-2017 10:44 AM

nice looking bowls..well done!!!

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#15 posted 07-17-2017 04:00 PM

outstanding as usual!

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