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Project by glynn posted 12-08-2010 10:57 PM 1640 views 6 times favorited 30 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This project is 7in high and 10in in diameter,consists of457pieces. It started out by making the diamond centerpiece then wrapping each of the 12 pieces with veneer three times then all cuts were either a 45 or 90 but it still took two days. I then added all the bottom rings and when I did the bottom I took it to the bandsaw and then added veneer into the cuts one at a time then turned.made o purpleheart and maple

-- jim nevada





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Bearpie

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#1 posted 12-08-2010 11:20 PM

This is a very nice design, pleasing to look at!

Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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TJ65

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#2 posted 12-08-2010 11:33 PM

Thats fantastic. What a great design

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

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Sam Shakouri

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#3 posted 12-08-2010 11:37 PM

YES, it is pleasing to look at it and thinking about all the unlimited possibility that we can create. It is my favorite out of the three.

-- Sam Shakouri / CREATING WONDERS WITH WOOD.....Sydney,Australia....

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#4 posted 12-08-2010 11:47 PM

Very nice, I would love to have one of these.

-- A thing of beauty is a joy forever...

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branch

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#5 posted 12-08-2010 11:59 PM

hi that is a very nice bowl love the design and the fetcher ring is out standing great work
branch

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johnintecumseh

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#6 posted 12-09-2010 12:41 AM

Hey Glynn. very nice work. the feature ring on the diamond bowl is a bit busy compared to the rest. your attention to detail is right on so is the choice of woods. segmented turning is very time consuming but it sure shows up in the results. keep it up and keep smiling John

-- retired and smiling

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ShopDogs

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#7 posted 12-09-2010 01:07 AM

You artists are going to give me a complex! This is such a great design.
Well done.
Michael

-- ShopDogs, Tulsa, OK The tools aren't the problem-It's the organic interface!

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Chip

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#8 posted 12-09-2010 01:12 AM

Wow, that’s beautiful Jim. You did a terrific job.

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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Heidi Neely

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#9 posted 12-09-2010 02:23 AM

wow…and I thought the other one was nice…this one is fantastic!!

-- Heidi :) “The only source of knowledge is experience”

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tinnman65

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#10 posted 12-09-2010 02:25 AM

You never cease to amaze! Love that little trick you did to the bottom

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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scrappy

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#11 posted 12-09-2010 03:25 AM

Fantastic segmented bowl! Love the design and your attention to detail is outstanding.

Keep up the great work.

Scrappy

-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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sras

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#12 posted 12-09-2010 04:30 AM

It’s been said, but I like this design. The top notch craftsmanship helps too. Thanks for sharing!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#13 posted 12-09-2010 04:32 AM

Beautiful a wonderful work of art.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Loucarb

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#14 posted 12-09-2010 04:33 AM

Great design & craftsmanship. Well done.

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#15 posted 12-09-2010 04:41 AM

You have done a beautiful job and a work of art!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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