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Project by MrsN posted 08-01-2010 05:24 AM 9060 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Today I made 7 scroll saw bowls, but one was sold before I got to take a picture so there are 6 in the pictures.
Most are made from 1/2 inch material. 2 maple and walnut, 2 cherry and walnut (one sold), 1 cherry.
1 bowl is 3/4” maple, when making that bowl I should have made the rings a little thicker, which would have made it a little shorter and better proportioned. It still works, I just don’t like it as much.
The last bowl is made from a slice of a tree. I am not sure what type of tree it is, I am going to take a look tomorrow and see if I can match the bark to a tree that has leaves and figure out what it is. I really like how the grain looks on the side of the tree bowl. Since you cut back and forth across all of the grain lines, it looks figured.
The pattern for these is from the book “fun & easy scroll saw projects” by patrick spielman.
Thanks for looking!
MrsN

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jjempson

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#1 posted 08-01-2010 08:03 AM

wow..they look wonderfull..simple but very effective..you have a steady hand..well done..great for fruit but not very efective for the mrning cereal…lol :)

-- jjempson

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wallkicker

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#2 posted 08-01-2010 03:08 PM

Very nicely done !

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NightOwl

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#3 posted 08-01-2010 04:11 PM

Nice work! I really like the designs and wood choices!

-- Bill

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christopheralan

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#4 posted 08-01-2010 07:21 PM

Cool! Love the design.

-- christopheralan http://www.projectwoodworks.com

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Cozmo35

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#5 posted 08-01-2010 09:52 PM

Great job on all of them! Congrats on the sale!!

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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Bogie

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#6 posted 08-25-2010 10:00 AM

My 1st time seeing this design. I love it. Very Nice!

-- Bogie... Roseburg, OR / Knowledge is Power!

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