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Cherry Bowl Burned and Carved

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Project by Roper posted 1460 days ago 1018 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a piece of cherry, the bowl is 3”x8”, carved and burned. Finished with generals salad bowl finish.All comments and questions welcome.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com





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Michael

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#1 posted 1459 days ago

Very nice, something I may try soon.

-- "A woodworking project is either a masterpiece or a POS" Dr. Lang

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sharad

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#2 posted 1459 days ago

A masterpiece in turning.

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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topspin

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#3 posted 1459 days ago

Neat… I’m assuming you do your finish turning and sand most of it, then burn, then clean up any areas you didn’t want burned by sanding again?

-- Seems that talent only gets you so far... effort makes you successful.

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sedcokid

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#4 posted 1459 days ago

Roper, what a beautiful piece… Could you please email me on the process? I would appreciate it.

Chuck

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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Roper

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#5 posted 1459 days ago

Thanks for all the great feedback guys. Topspin that is pretty much how i did this one, but next time i think i will leave a little more meat so i can do a few cuts after the burning to give it a better line. Sedcokid i will send you an email soon with full instuctions on how i did it. thanks again guys. Oh ya and a side note this piece sold in about 24 hours of it being finished.

-- Roper - Master of sawdust- www.roperwoodturning.com

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Loucarb

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#6 posted 1457 days ago

Very nice bowl.

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RichardH

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#7 posted 1437 days ago

Great bowl, like the shape and the proportions of the area you decided to burn and carve.
Cheers, Richard

-- "It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it...It's the hard that makes it great."

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