Flower Bowl

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Project by stevengaletodd posted 01-18-2011 11:08 PM 1776 views 12 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bowl was made from curly maple and walnut. It is made from 30 pieces of wood, is 2 1/4” high and 8” in diameter. After I turned the bowl, I took it to the bandsaw and then the drum sander to create the detail in the top.

-- Steven - "Good enough for who it's for!"

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#1 posted 01-18-2011 11:31 PM

That is really clever. I like it.

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

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#2 posted 01-18-2011 11:31 PM

wow! Very nice. Makes me wanna turn some wood.

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#3 posted 01-19-2011 12:10 AM

Excellent design and craftsmanship. I like your wood combination.

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#4 posted 01-19-2011 01:06 AM

Very nice detail i like it a lot.

-- Brian Brooks, Maine

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#5 posted 01-19-2011 01:23 AM

Very nice! Did you hold the bowl at an angle by hand and feed into the bandsaw? Tricky. Very nice effect, though, and your lamination with the walnut in it is superb.


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#6 posted 01-19-2011 02:13 AM

Beautiful bowl. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#7 posted 01-19-2011 03:45 AM

Love the whole design

-- Theresa,

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#8 posted 01-19-2011 06:22 AM

Very unique bowel, very nice! It looks more like a sea shell to me, but I can see the flower resemblance.

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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#9 posted 01-19-2011 07:16 AM

Great job Steven, very nice design style ,I’m adding it to my favorites.

-- Tim B. Sweely Elizabeth, Illinois, -------- My potential is limited only by my emagination.

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#10 posted 01-19-2011 12:02 PM

BEAUTIFUL …... very unique .. and beautifuL!!

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#11 posted 01-19-2011 01:31 PM

Very cool design.

-- Have a great day.

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#12 posted 01-19-2011 03:07 PM

What a beautiful and graceful design. I love the wood combination. All around wonderful project. :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#13 posted 01-22-2011 03:55 PM

Very nice work. I like the way you did the bottom to also be walnut.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#14 posted 05-09-2011 02:35 AM

very cool design…;’)

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#15 posted 05-19-2015 01:35 PM

very sleek!

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