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Project by recycle1943 posted 05-26-2018 03:41 PM 1634 views 3 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I managed to get a few more bowls (11 of them ) ready for the upcoming open house next Saturday at the Carroll County Arts Center.
Above are a few that stand out but two of my favorites are here
this one is Blood Wood, wormy Chestnut, Walnut and Curly Maple

This one is made up of remnants of 3 other bowls. Just couldn’t stand to throw the left overs away so a little machining and some strips of blood wood does the trick. This bowls consists of Walnut, Cherry, Curly Maple, Aromatic Cedar, Sassafras and BKP. Probably missed a couple but you get the idea.
Look closely and you can see the pairs of 2,2 and 2

Thanks for looking and improvement advise is always welcome

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them





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GR8HUNTER

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#1 posted 05-26-2018 03:54 PM

improvement advise …. you are a funny man … I see no improvement that would make these any nicer …. GREAT JOB Dick :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#2 posted 05-26-2018 04:13 PM

WOW, very pretty bowls. Now I know how you make them!!

Nice work, Dick….................................Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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recycle1943

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#3 posted 05-26-2018 04:52 PM

GR8HUNTER – Thanks

Jim – all you need is a RM and you can do the same thing and Thanks

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#4 posted 05-26-2018 04:53 PM

These bowls are outstanding and the designs and patterns are wonderful. They are very nice eye catchers.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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#5 posted 05-26-2018 05:11 PM

simply beautiful,great work maestro

-- bambi

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wcp

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#6 posted 05-26-2018 07:57 PM

Beautiful bowls with a lot of color and unique design. Nice job and good luck on the Art show.

wcp

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peteg

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#7 posted 05-26-2018 08:02 PM

Bet these play tricks on the eyes spinning in the lathe :)
Great collection, all the best with the show
pete

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

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recycle1943

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#8 posted 05-26-2018 08:17 PM

helluvawreck, ZAGREB, wcp – Thanks

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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recycle1943

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#9 posted 05-26-2018 08:18 PM


Bet these play tricks on the eyes spinning in the lathe :)
Great collection, all the best with the show
pete

- peteg

Peteg – there is no lathe work involved with my bowls. kinda scary, huh

and Thanks

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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Oldtool

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#10 posted 05-26-2018 09:49 PM

Yet another set of fantastic looking bowls, very nice work indeed. The patterns are mesmerizing, especially those arches overlapping other contrasting arches, they’re like a puzzle to the imagination. Great work.

-- "I am a firm believer in the people. If given the truth, they can be depended upon to meet any national crisis. The point is to bring them the real facts." - Abraham Lincoln

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#11 posted 05-26-2018 11:30 PM

great bowls..so how big is your show And what is your average price?

-- marshall peterson, north carolina

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recycle1943

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#12 posted 05-27-2018 01:17 AM



great bowls..so how big is your show And what is your average price?

- peterford

It’s not really a show – I’ve been invited to be one of the featured artists for the month of June by the Carroll County Art Center. Open house is next Saturday June 2nd.
I’ve never done anything like this so I don’t know what to expect

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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therealSteveN

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#13 posted 05-27-2018 02:32 AM

Wonderful work. I like them all, but that spider web is very nice.

Congrats on your 3.

Thanks for posting.

-- Think safe, be safe

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#14 posted 05-27-2018 02:58 AM

Great work, love the patterns.

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#15 posted 05-27-2018 01:00 PM

Go get em champ ! Great patterns !
goodon’ya !

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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