Rusticated Rosewood Bowl

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Project by Operaman posted 1002 days ago 1182 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Rusticated footed bowl made of Cocobolo (dalbergia Retusa). The rustication is a product of making the best of a punky piece of wood that perhaps would have otherwise ended up in the fire pile. Thoughts on the outcome?


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#1 posted 1002 days ago

More pictures of the bowl would have been nice, hard to judge total effect from 2 pictures shown. What is seen looks good.

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#2 posted 1002 days ago

I’m with Erwin more photos would have been nice but it looks great.

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Wade Putnam

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#3 posted 1002 days ago

From what I can see, I like, but would like to see more.

-- Wade, Nashville,

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#4 posted 1001 days ago

Amazing technique, well done, nice method for saving the punky piece.

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA -

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#5 posted 1000 days ago

I think I like it, photos a bit out of focus though.

What did you use to get the effect?


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