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Project by Bob Collins posted 1359 days ago 937 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

While in the mood for turning, carving, woodburning I spent some Australian winter days tinkering with
this whatever it can be called. Turned it for shape and then hollowed, used a fret saw to cut the top petals and carved the leavs below. Used cyprus pine. Now packed away with other useless projects I have made.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools





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TheGravedigger

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#1 posted 1359 days ago

Another nice use of texture.

-- Robert - Visit my woodworking blog: http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com

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pat sherman

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#2 posted 1359 days ago

bob , you have been busy. nice.

-- pat,ohio...http://s5.photobucket.com/albums/y198/patshwigar/

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 1359 days ago

a great looking bowl

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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hairy

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#4 posted 1359 days ago

Very nice. Thanks for showing it. I know exactly what you mean about spending time working on something, then just packed away. My fun is doing it, not having it.

-- what a long, strange trip it's been...

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Loucarb

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#5 posted 1359 days ago

Another nice piece.

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TJ65

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#6 posted 1359 days ago

Thats really unique.
Maybe you should try selling the ones you dont want somewhere. I am sure someone would love it.

-- Theresa, https://sites.google.com/site/tmj65treasure/

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Bob Collins

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#7 posted 1357 days ago

THanks for the comments. This was a trial run before doing the larger square one. Hi Theresa, we live in
an area where people have short arms and long pockets, have tried flea markets, gift shops etc for sales which have covered the cost of wood, but will never drive a Rolls Royce.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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Allison

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#8 posted 1349 days ago

Another good one. yup all my projects sit in boxes!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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SCOTSMAN

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#9 posted 1349 days ago

It reminds me of a stone hitting the watter why not call it the splash.LOL Well done young sir Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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Bob Collins

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#10 posted 1348 days ago

Thanks for comments. SPLASH sounds good to me, I had no idea what it would be when I started. Bet I have more boxes that you Allison, LOL.

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

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