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White Pine Bowl with Glass Liner Inserted

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Project by Dick, & Barb Cain posted 07-22-2010 05:33 PM 1660 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Matt, (napaman) told me to check our back hall closet.

He was right, I found this one.LOL

This happens to be another project from the lightning tree.

I’d like to tell people that you can make a lot of nice things using Pine.

For instance you never know what a piece of wood will look like once you change its shape on a Lathe.

This time the grain kind of looks like a twisted rope.

It’s 5” wide X 3” high.

Finished with beeswax. I’ve noticed that a beeswax finish darkens over the years,

especially from the sunlight.

The glass liner is made from a bottle.

I bought a bottle cutter set at a garage sale, & once in awhile I play around with it.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 07-22-2010 05:36 PM

This is a really cool design Dick great job

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 07-22-2010 06:10 PM

funny how others seem to “know” where to find things in our homes!

And now where is this being showcased?

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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tdv

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#3 posted 07-22-2010 06:25 PM

Wonder what other treasures you have stashed away? nice idea with the bottle liner a true recycler our great grandchildren will thak you for that
Trevor

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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#4 posted 07-22-2010 06:40 PM

HAHAHHA…that is great! I have really enjoyed the found projects tour! Hmmm, where else should you check…I am feeling a few items in the attic…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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#5 posted 07-22-2010 08:42 PM

Great looking bowl.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#6 posted 07-22-2010 08:55 PM

Dick: a great looking creation. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#7 posted 07-23-2010 12:08 AM

Thanks to all of you!

You’ll have to give napaman credit for this one. LOL

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#8 posted 07-23-2010 12:12 AM

Cute Dick, very interesting use of the grain…..........

Jim

-- Jim, Anchorage Alaska

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#9 posted 07-23-2010 04:51 AM

Thank you Jim!

You never know what a piece of wood will look like once you change its shape on a Lathe.

This time the grain kind of looks like a twisted rope.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#10 posted 07-23-2010 05:42 PM

A beautiful bowl and the idea of using the bottle.

Sharad

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#11 posted 07-23-2010 08:01 PM

Thank you Sharad,

I always appreciate your comments.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Grumpy

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#12 posted 07-25-2010 08:24 AM

Nice one Dick.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#13 posted 07-25-2010 05:28 PM

Thank you Grumpy!

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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#14 posted 07-26-2010 12:19 AM

Very cute little project. I like it. Keep digging around the house, I’m sure there is more.

-- Janice

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