LumberJocks

Square Bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by toyguy posted 09-30-2010 02:12 PM 1731 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

As the golf season wares down, the turning season; for me at least starts :

This is a square bowl from a piece of walnut that was left over from a friends flat project. It was given to me to see what I could with it.

9 3/8” sq. 2 1/8” tall, fairly consistent wall thickness ..about 3/16”

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,





11 comments so far

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 3521 days


#1 posted 09-30-2010 02:22 PM

Really pretty Brian, I’ve tried this several times, w/o success. Can’t figure out what I’m doing wrong, I know it’s not rocket science, but there is a trick to it too. Nice grain and finish.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

View CharlieM1958's profile

CharlieM1958

16203 posts in 3492 days


#2 posted 09-30-2010 03:15 PM

Brian, this is quite a different animal from your usual fantastic toys, and a beautiful thing it is!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

View Charles Maxwell's profile

Charles Maxwell

1073 posts in 3081 days


#3 posted 09-30-2010 03:59 PM

Nice!

-- Max the "night janitor" at www.hardwoodclocks.com

View Ken Waller's profile

Ken Waller

91 posts in 2445 days


#4 posted 09-30-2010 04:00 PM

A great job Brian. What finish did you use?

Ken

-- Ken in Sharbot Lake, Ontario

View wiswood2's profile

wiswood2

1138 posts in 2970 days


#5 posted 09-30-2010 06:53 PM

way to go.nice job.
Cnuck

-- Chuck, wiswood2 www.wisconsinwoodchuck.com

View Hacksaw007's profile

Hacksaw007

607 posts in 2463 days


#6 posted 09-30-2010 09:25 PM

Sweet looking! Love how thin the lines are. Thanks for sharing!

-- For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. John 3:16

View peteg's profile

peteg

3669 posts in 2097 days


#7 posted 09-30-2010 11:14 PM

nice & clean Brian

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

View toyguy's profile

toyguy

1528 posts in 3111 days


#8 posted 10-01-2010 01:49 AM

Sorry I for got to mention..the finish is tung oil.
For those that find this subject of turning hard…just watch a friends video…he makes it look easy..and it is !

Bob Hamilton

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

114799 posts in 2851 days


#9 posted 10-01-2010 01:52 AM

Very nice bowl super looking top to bottom.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View sedcokid's profile

sedcokid

2709 posts in 2873 days


#10 posted 10-01-2010 04:43 AM

This is a real smooth bowl, nice clean lines, beautiful shape…. Just real nice!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View Loucarb's profile

Loucarb

2388 posts in 2719 days


#11 posted 10-02-2010 08:05 PM

Very Nice Brian, love the shape & that beautiful wood. Well done.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com