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First bowl carving

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Project by Pathpounder posted 12-31-2011 09:30 PM 754 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was my first bowl carving. From walnut tree damage on my wifes grandparents farm after an ice storm a few years ago. Nice limb that had torn off and looked like a possible carving. Just tried to let the shape decide it’s finished look. Finished with Watco.





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Philzoel

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#1 posted 12-31-2011 11:02 PM

Same ice storm got me going to. Cherry tree in back yard. See my projects for wher it lead me.

-- Phil Zoeller louisville, KY

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takingturns

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#2 posted 01-01-2012 12:31 AM

Wow! Absolutely beautiful. If this is your first attempt at carving, you are a natural!!!

-- Taking Turns

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ncdon

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#3 posted 01-01-2012 02:23 AM

Stunning, I like your choice of finish.

-- Don, North Carolina,http://www.ncdon.com Working full time at retired.

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a1Jim

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#4 posted 01-01-2012 05:43 AM

This is a wonderful carving.it’s real eye candy.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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