Small Maple Burl Turned Bowl

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Project by Barrett posted 1229 days ago 925 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This gorgeous bowl is made from Maple Burl. This small bowl required a variety of tools and chucks to get the bowl shape and tenon cut off. After making the final cuts it was sanded down to 600 grit and then finished with EEE wax and turner’s finish. It is not food safe and is only for decorative purposes.

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#1 posted 1228 days ago

Beautiful! I like the heavier look and feel of small bowls. This one would be perfect on an entry table as a ‘key catcher’. Very nice work.


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#2 posted 1228 days ago

Thanks, we’re using it as a candy dish right now.

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