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Project by woodman869 posted 11-03-2011 02:45 PM 1248 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is only a small bowl with a diameter of 4 1/2 inches and stands 3 i/2 inches tall. As you can see i left some bark on to give it a slight rustic look.

-- les taylor.

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#1 posted 11-04-2011 02:53 AM

Nice Work!

-- Stephen, Perth Western Australia, My inspiration – the Carpenter from Nazareth!

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#2 posted 11-04-2011 03:05 AM

very nice grain on this piece, and the area next to the bark really adds warmth to it.

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#3 posted 11-04-2011 03:22 AM

Ohhhhh An Apple Bowl… I thought it was a bowl you put Apples in! Just Kiddin..You have some real nice turning skills that I wish I had. Keep up the great projects!

-- Measure twice and cut once.....sneak up on it! Steve Lien

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#4 posted 11-04-2011 07:39 PM

Nice little bowl. Doesn’t fruit wood turn nicely. Apple, pear, plum and apricot are my favorite turning woods. A couple of constructive criticisms would be; The small foot makes it look tippy and easily knocked over and sides could be a little thinner for that delicate look.
I have a bunch of apple wood I have accumulated that I need to use. I’m trying to let some of it spauld to see how that works with apple.

-- Les B, Oregon

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