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Project by imallchalkedup posted 1317 days ago 1008 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a small bowl, 6 1/8 across and couple of inches high. I decided I wanted to make something different with it and I got this idea of a birdbath. I’m pretty happy with it and may make this one of my signature items and use all my small bowl for this. It was very fun to make and I got use of my donut chuck I just made. The bowl was made from a piece of box elder I recieved as door prize at our club, we all draw for the door prize which is usually a roughed out bowl and this was my first win. The rest of the birdbath is made from honey locust and walnut.

-- RStadler





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MichaelA

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#1 posted 1317 days ago

Very nice project. Smooth lines and elegant.

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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imallchalkedup

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#2 posted 1317 days ago

Thanks MichaelA, Oh I see you do carving, I really am in awe in some of you carvers work and I’m looking at your Indian head now, wow, you really do good work.

-- RStadler

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OttoH

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#3 posted 1317 days ago

What a great idea, I know of a few folks that would love to have something similar. Very nicely done indeed.

-- I am responsible for how I respond to everything in my life - - Deadwood SD

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sedcokid

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#4 posted 1317 days ago

This a very pretty turning! And it works great if you have a flock of stuffed Birds ;) I really like this project!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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mahadevwood

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#5 posted 1316 days ago

superior pretty turning with sooth lines, wood combination are also very good

-- http://www.mahadevwood.com

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peteg

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#6 posted 1316 days ago

Nice detail and real good finish, the guys at your club will be pleased to see you made good use of the prize,
hey Chuck, I think these are real birds who ate everything, & flew of without leaving a mess? :) lol

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

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branch

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#7 posted 1316 days ago

hi nice bird bath great idea love the design very nice bit of tuning and finish looks great
branch

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MShort

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#8 posted 1274 days ago

I like this one too !!!

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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