Blood-wood Bowl

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Project by slickSqueegie posted 10-26-2011 05:59 PM 1535 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a small bloodwood bowl 6” in diameter 4” tall.
several coats of tung oil followed by several coats of Wipe-on-poly (satin)
then buffed.
Thanks for looking.

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Blake Thornton

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#1 posted 10-26-2011 08:46 PM

I really dig the shape on that bowl

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#2 posted 10-26-2011 10:24 PM

Great shape and beautiful wood. Well done.

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#3 posted 10-28-2011 05:31 PM

That is really cool. I too, love the shape. Simple and elegant. Nice work.

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#4 posted 10-28-2011 05:47 PM

This bowl gave me so many problems! flew off the chuck 3 times! Warped horribly after drying! The bottom in the center is so thin you can almost push your finger through it but still ended up being one of my favorites.
I love the color, the simple yet nice straight grain!

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