Juniper dish

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Project by wacki posted 03-02-2018 01:44 PM 565 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been practicing carving wood dishes from juniper. This is my latest attempt.

-- Bob Serwacki Helena Montana

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Gene Howe

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#1 posted 03-02-2018 01:53 PM

Quite nice.
Juniper is a well kept secret. Now, your beautiful dish has let the cat outta the bag.

-- Gene 'The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.' G. K. Chesterton

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#2 posted 03-02-2018 04:04 PM

Nice job and very beautiful wood. To bad we don’t have any wood like that here in N.W. Kansas. The closest we have would be Eastern red cedar, but still not as attractive or designed like yours.

-- MEL, Kansas

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#3 posted 03-02-2018 05:23 PM

I use juniper a lot to carve my funky boots. It’s a beautiful wood and easy to work with. Nice carving. The Bootman!

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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#4 posted 03-02-2018 08:10 PM

A unique and interesting piece very well done.

I can see it with wrapped candy as a center piece on a holiday table!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#5 posted 03-02-2018 10:34 PM

You did a beautiful job on this piece and the wood is outstanding.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#6 posted 03-02-2018 10:56 PM

Very Nice Dish Indeed! Well Done Bob!

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

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#7 posted 03-02-2018 10:59 PM

Beautiful dish, I like the natural shape and colors. What type of finish did you use?

Thanks for posting.

-- Leafherder

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