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Project by branch posted 04-06-2011 11:29 PM 1474 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi yes another segment bowl made this one as a gift to say thanks to a vet for giving my daughter a 6 weeks work experience working with horses she is doing her final exams this year in veterinary nurse she has don 4 years in college . she is giving the bowl to the vet this week end hope he likes it . the bowl is 12 inch at the rim and stands 4 1/2 inches tall it is 5 1/2 at the bottom the timber is white oak and purpleheart the 110 pieces in it finished with 8 coats of tongue oil .
all comments welcome
thanks for looking

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#1 posted 04-06-2011 11:42 PM

Nice work. I like how the grain flows around the bottom.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#2 posted 04-06-2011 11:55 PM

another beauty branch

and what a good dad
bet they are both overjoyed
with this excellent gift

and congratulations to your daughter

‘you go girl’
enjoy your new life

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#3 posted 04-07-2011 01:29 AM

fantastic…great gift…great piece

-- marshall peterson, north carolina

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#4 posted 04-07-2011 01:45 AM

Another great one Branch, really like the wood combination and the flow of the spacers. Great gift of appreciation.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#5 posted 04-07-2011 02:12 AM

Love the “whirlpool” in the bottom, nice combo the p/heart & oak, has a nice form in the side view shots,
great result here Branch, as usual of course :)

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

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#6 posted 04-07-2011 03:42 AM

You have knocked another one out of the park my friend. I love the way the grain flows around the bottom and I really like your rim. The color is fantastic, GREAT JOB!!

Thanks for Sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 04-07-2011 06:18 AM

Amzing… Great job

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#8 posted 04-07-2011 02:40 PM

Well done, Sir, well done

-- Don, North Carolina, Working full time at retired.

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#9 posted 04-07-2011 09:14 PM

hi thanks for all the nice comments i have made a few more bowls i will post them if any one is interested in see them //with no work i have plenty of time to spend in the work shop


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#10 posted 04-08-2011 03:21 AM

Well done Branch. Nice wood combination & grain orientation.

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