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This is one of my first bowls. I recently purchased a lathe and have found a new passion. All feedback is welcome.
-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.
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#1 posted 03-18-2008 12:11 AM
pretty piece … well finished with unique design
-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain
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#2 posted 03-18-2008 12:16 AM
That is a great looking bowl. Once the lathe bug bites it’s a down hill slope.I find myself at the lathe making nothing but shavings as a form of relaxation.
-- Frank Auge---Nichols NY----"My opinion is neither copyrighted nor trademarked, but it is price competitive."
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#3 posted 03-18-2008 01:03 AM
This is a gorgeous bowl and I can well understand the passion even though I don’t have a lathe- YET.
-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine
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#4 posted 03-18-2008 01:42 AM
Nice job, I understand how addicting it can be as well. The real challenge is finding the balance. when i first bought my lathe I put all my other projects on hold. Now I stagger projects so as to not totally forget about everything else I want to do. I also try to incorporte turnings into projects, ie draw pulls, exotic wood dowels things of that nature.
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#5 posted 03-18-2008 05:58 AM
That is a great looking bowl. Well done – the finish is really outstanding.
-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/
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#6 posted 03-18-2008 08:45 AM
That wood has a lot going on with it…nice! How did you finish this one?
-- Dorje (pronounced "door-jay"), Seattle, WA
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#7 posted 03-18-2008 01:46 PM
That is a beauty of a bowl. You seem to have a talent for turning.
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#8 posted 12-17-2013 05:31 PM
Where it all began! LOL I’m gonna look through your progression as a turner… its very interesting to see how you’ve come along.
-- Joseph, Lake Forest, CA, www.Etsy.com/shops/palaswoodcraft
#9 posted 12-18-2013 01:12 PM
Thanks, it’s been a fun journey…
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#10 posted 12-18-2013 02:25 PM
Beautiful! Nice work.
helluvawreck aka Charleshttp://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com
-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau
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