LumberJocks

Bowl from a board

  • Advertise with us
Project by SASmith posted 12-05-2011 02:32 AM 1973 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pics 2,3: Sassafras and Silver Maple roughly 15” diameter
Pics 4,5: A cherry and unknown wood(possibly birch) chevron bowl roughly 12” in diameter.
Pic 6: The blank used to make the bowl in pic 2 before being cut into beveled rings.

Thanks for looking.
Scott

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois





11 comments so far

View blackcherry's profile

blackcherry

3199 posts in 2567 days


#1 posted 12-05-2011 03:55 AM

Nice looking turns Scott, should come in handy over the holidays, thanks for posting..BC

View Loucarb's profile

Loucarb

2388 posts in 2189 days


#2 posted 12-05-2011 05:03 AM

Well done Scott. Both pieces have nice wood combinations and nice form

View Snookie's profile

Snookie

168 posts in 1236 days


#3 posted 12-05-2011 05:38 AM

Scott, They are beautiful. I love the wood combinations!

-- Snookie, Jasper,GA

View Eagle1's profile

Eagle1

2066 posts in 1808 days


#4 posted 12-05-2011 12:35 PM

Beautiful work. I think the different wood go together very well.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

View SPalm's profile

SPalm

4930 posts in 2626 days


#5 posted 12-05-2011 03:07 PM

Sweet. Looks great.
I have to try this someday. So many ideas, so little time.

Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

View patron's profile

patron

13156 posts in 2085 days


#6 posted 12-05-2011 03:24 PM

right out of the park !

great work

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

View BritBoxmaker's profile

BritBoxmaker

4439 posts in 1780 days


#7 posted 12-05-2011 08:41 PM

Looking good, Scott.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

View amagineer's profile

amagineer

1392 posts in 1341 days


#8 posted 12-06-2011 12:40 AM

Very interesting! Nice looking bowls.

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

View SASmith               's profile

SASmith

1635 posts in 1731 days


#9 posted 12-06-2011 12:49 AM

Thank you for all the comments.
@Loucarb: I am trying to get some form from this style of bowl, but it can be tough with only a 3/4” thick blank.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

View mafe's profile

mafe

9668 posts in 1833 days


#10 posted 12-07-2011 04:54 PM

Scott they are really nice, I love the waves on the one, amazing how the wood comes alive like this.
Best thoughts,
Mads

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112806 posts in 2321 days


#11 posted 12-07-2011 05:02 PM

Very very cool.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase