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Austrailan Myrtle burl bowl

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Project by Dragonstaar posted 10-18-2010 04:33 PM 1311 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This started out as a nasty, black, warped blank I saw at WoodCraft. Kept looking, kept passing over at a price of $30. When it finally went on sale for half price I decided to pick it up … and WOW, am I glad I did! The lighting here doesn’t do justice to the beautiful rose color of the wood.

I’ve decided I REALLY love sales and remnant boxes!!

-- Susannah, Colonial Beach VA





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#1 posted 10-18-2010 05:11 PM

hi that is a lovely little bowl i really like the design you put on it
the knots and defects gives it character keep on turning

branch

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#2 posted 10-20-2010 06:48 PM

Beautiful bowl!

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#3 posted 01-26-2017 11:26 AM

That is a beautiful bowl and the wood is quite striking.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#4 posted 01-26-2017 12:19 PM

Very nice work … I can see this as a lavabo bowel at church … beautiful!

-- Ron in Lilburn, Georgia.  Knowing how to use a tool is more important than the tool in and of itself.

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