Elm Bowl with walnut foot

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Project by imallchalkedup posted 1310 days ago 1097 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This an American Elm bowl with an Walnut foot, I decided to put a textured stripe on this bowl with my new texture tool. Was a little afraid to use the tool since I never even played around with it before this attempt, but all went pretty well and really love this tool now, something new in my arsenal of turning. Anyway I really love this bowl and am ready for the next project.

-- RStadler

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#1 posted 1310 days ago

Nice bowl. I love that textured stripe!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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Bob Collins

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#2 posted 1310 days ago

Great looking bowl, you have done the texturing as a nice feature.

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

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#3 posted 1310 days ago

A great choice of wood and the style is solid. Your texuring when excellant! Great job!

-- Never board, always knotty, lots of growth rings

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#4 posted 1309 days ago

that looks great, nice job

-- jim nevada

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#5 posted 1309 days ago

GREAT looking bowl Ron. I really like the texturing that you did on this one. It makes a nice accent to the bowl and makes it stand out.

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

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#6 posted 1309 days ago

bowl has looking great with outer side textured stripe is very nice


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#7 posted 1309 days ago

Beautiful work. Especialy the texture work. The grain is fantastic.

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

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#8 posted 1309 days ago

Bit more info “Pool man”
Is that border stripe a wire burn, or, a marker pen?
Did you colour the textured area, or, did it just come up that way due to the “interference” with that texture tool (dont you love them texture tools)
Buy the way , very nice bowl :)

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

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#9 posted 1309 days ago

Its a wire burn Peteg and the only stain I used was over the textured area, then I applied the 8 coats of WOP.

-- RStadler

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#10 posted 1309 days ago

It looks great, the texture adds a lot to it.

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#11 posted 1309 days ago

Great looking bowl, I really like the stripe and foot it adds character to the piece!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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