Mixed Woods Small Bowls

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Project by fred4999 posted 08-25-2010 10:43 PM 1433 views 3 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are a couple of bowls using cutting board scraps and finished with wipe on poly. The first one is made of red oak, pine, and aromatic cedar. The second bowl is of red oak, walnut, cedar, poplar, and pine. The woods used were all sawed on my sawmill and air dried.

-- Fred, Georgia

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#1 posted 08-25-2010 10:49 PM

I like both of these a lot! The first one actually looks like a basket. Very nice.


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#2 posted 08-25-2010 11:10 PM

hi great looking bowls like them both what is the size of them

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#3 posted 08-25-2010 11:14 PM

Great looking bowls ,keep up the good work ,and thanks for posting

-- In His service ,Richard

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#4 posted 08-25-2010 11:47 PM

Yep, Nice bowls, I like the colorful look. Good job on them!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#5 posted 08-26-2010 12:05 AM

Wow this is a really great looking bowl with the way you have laid up the different woods! great job!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#6 posted 08-26-2010 01:00 AM

Some great visuals here. Looks like you’re having waay too much funn!

-- "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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#7 posted 08-26-2010 01:30 AM

Great patterns, and nice use of scrap cut-offs. Good thinking!


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#8 posted 08-26-2010 02:34 AM

Whoa, thought I had a relapse, the bottom of that one bowl is kinda trippy. Nice bowls though, I like them very much.

-- RStadler

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#9 posted 08-26-2010 08:04 AM

Great bowl, very nice designing, wood combo looking is too pretty

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#10 posted 08-26-2010 01:19 PM

Both are very nice
Thanks for posting

-- Safety first because someone needs you.

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#11 posted 08-26-2010 07:48 PM

Thanks for all the nice comments.

Branch, the first bowl is 5 1/5” dia at top and 3 1/2” dia at the bottom, it is 3” tall.

The second one is 2 1/4” tall x 6” diameter.

Thanks again,

-- Fred, Georgia

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