'Lidded Acorn'

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Project by woodshavins posted 09-05-2010 11:39 PM 1151 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

‘Lidded Acorn’ bowl I turned to donate to an auction for the local Humane Society. Woods used are Leopard-wood and Poplar with a ceramic/metal knob.

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#1 posted 09-06-2010 12:20 AM

Very nice work, nice of you to donate your work! Love the bottom of the bowl. Thanks for sharing

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#2 posted 09-06-2010 12:33 AM

An interesting rendition indeed. It looks great, what size is the bowl?

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#3 posted 09-06-2010 01:42 AM

Good looking bowl. Nice project…...........

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#4 posted 09-06-2010 02:58 AM

Cool shape.

FYI, if you’ll post larger pictures, the grainyness of the main one will go away. Currently it is being enlarged to fill a given space. You can click Edit in the top right corner when you get some larger pics. Larger, but not too large.

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#5 posted 09-06-2010 03:37 AM

Very nice turning. I like your choice of woods, it is a great look.

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#6 posted 09-06-2010 03:56 AM

Thanks for the inspiration. Very nice piece !

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#7 posted 09-06-2010 07:41 PM

very interesting little bowl, really like it.

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#8 posted 09-07-2010 12:38 AM

nice Little bowl i like the shape of it great design very well turned
i like making little bowls with lids the are great fun to make


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#9 posted 09-07-2010 02:11 AM

Thank for the commments first time post will work on posting less grainy pics, as to the size it overall approx. dims are 9” dia X 6”-6.5” tall

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#10 posted 09-07-2010 05:40 AM

I saw this briefly the other day and came back. It caught my eye right away. Too bad the photos are so small.


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