Myrtle Multicentric Bowl

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Project by Roper posted 1484 days ago 1078 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a piece of Myrtle that I tried a mutli centered bowl out of it is 3”x7”, carved with a dremel tool and beaded on the side. finished with tung-oil. All comments and questions welcome.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#1 posted 1484 days ago

Very unique. It’s got a whimsical feel to it, yet it also looks like it could be a traditional bowl of some old world region. I like it!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#2 posted 1484 days ago

Just remarkable one of the finest bowls I have seen. How did you get those lines so straight all the way around the bowl. I am such a novice to carving.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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#3 posted 1484 days ago

A truly enjoyable piece to look at. It is always good to see a new twist to a familiar shape. Good Job!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#4 posted 1483 days ago

Carved with a Dremel Tool? Wow! You did a superb job all around with this bowl, great job!

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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#5 posted 1483 days ago

Thanks for all the great feedback guys, i hope to do more of these soon.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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#6 posted 1483 days ago

Viewing from above makes one dizzy. Are the dots on the top ring of different sizes, or is that angle distortion in the photograph? Very interesting. That was a nice piece of wood to set an off-center pattern in. I like it!


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#7 posted 1482 days ago

Barb all the dots are the same size, it’s just a bad pic.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust-

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