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Project by Edward E Nock II posted 01-16-2011 06:06 PM 1287 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Several years ago my wife and I toured Arizona. One of the places we went to was Canyon De Chelly. as you can see in the second picture. If you look at the canyon wall , you’ll notice the verticle stripes. Thses are caused by the smoke rising from the pueblo fires and rain water running down. When I was turnning this bowl, I thought of Canyon De Chelly. Therefore, name of this bowl. I used a large dia. Forstner bit to remove most of the interior then foinished using my lathe gouges. To keep the bark on the bowl, I used approx. 2 bottles of CA glue. The finish was Woodturners Finish.

-- ED NOCK





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#1 posted 01-16-2011 06:08 PM

Sorry about the misspelled word
ed

-- ED NOCK

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#2 posted 01-16-2011 06:11 PM

Very nice turning, nice figured wood. I especially like the natural edge.

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#3 posted 01-16-2011 06:23 PM

Wow great job.The gran is incredible.

-- Brian Brooks, Maine

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#4 posted 01-16-2011 06:26 PM

WOW!

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#5 posted 01-16-2011 06:35 PM

Nice job. The CA glue is a great idea.

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#6 posted 01-16-2011 07:04 PM

Wow… really nice… enjoyed the Arizona story too. uh, how ‘bout a MDWW workshop on this?

-- Al H. - small shop, small projects...

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#7 posted 01-16-2011 07:42 PM

Enjoyed the story. I like the grain and natural edge. what type of wood? thanks!

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#8 posted 01-17-2011 12:53 AM

Ed A great looking bowl. Great story.

See you Thurday.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#9 posted 01-17-2011 02:58 AM

Very nice job. I was wondering how big is the bowl? It looks pretty big and beefy. Thanks for showing.

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#10 posted 01-17-2011 03:31 AM

Ed,

That is gorgeous!!

Lew

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#11 posted 08-07-2011 10:03 PM

Wow nice find, I missed this one somehow.

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