Clawfoot bowl

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Project by Dave2D2 posted 07-15-2011 03:32 AM 2126 views 4 times favorited 29 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is a Pecan turned/carved hollow form. Pecan has two layers to it’s bark, the crusty chunky layer that you can flake off, and a much harder, darker and more solid layer, which is what I smoothed out on the natural edge rim. It has 5 claws altogether. It’s about 5.5” tall, and 8.5” diameter.

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#1 posted 07-15-2011 03:38 AM

Love it.
Beautiful job.

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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#2 posted 07-15-2011 03:42 AM

Dave – that a stunning piece. Welcome to Lumberjocks & thanks for sharing.

-- Chris @ Atlanta - JGM - Occam's razor tells us that when you hear hoofs, think horses not zebras.

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#3 posted 07-15-2011 03:42 AM

That is cool. You and Little Paw are master “claw carvers”. Check out his “feather box”.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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#4 posted 07-15-2011 03:49 AM

Well done! I like it.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

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#5 posted 07-15-2011 04:00 AM

Dave, these are really creative. Great job.

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#6 posted 07-15-2011 04:03 AM

oh yeah! oh yeah!!

-- christine

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#7 posted 07-15-2011 04:08 AM

Now THAT is pretty darn cool!

-- Bob A in NJ

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#8 posted 07-15-2011 04:12 AM

That is by far the coolest looking bowl I have seen. Great job

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#9 posted 07-15-2011 05:05 AM

Lovely combination of turn & carve, very well done Dave. :)

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

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#10 posted 07-15-2011 06:11 AM

Very unique, unusual and intriguiging piece. Love it.

-- Tom D

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#12 posted 07-15-2011 08:06 AM

Very well done. first time I see this kind.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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#13 posted 07-15-2011 08:45 AM

Wow. You are skilled as a turner and a carver.
That thing looks like it’s going to scuttle off at any second.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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#14 posted 07-15-2011 11:30 AM

Very nice…I really like this one.

-- Brian, Ontario Canada,

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#15 posted 07-15-2011 01:27 PM

good job it looks like its ready to crab away

-- jim nevada

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