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Project by BarbS posted 02-04-2012 06:23 AM 1400 views 2 times favorited 23 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Claro Walnut is one of my favorite woods to turn, when I can get it! This salad bowl is 12-3/4” in diameter and 2-3/4” deep, just right for salsa and chips. I oiled it with Walnut oil and buffed it out by hand. I think it turned out nicely.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/





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#1 posted 02-04-2012 06:25 AM

well done barbs

you have a smooth eye

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

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#2 posted 02-04-2012 06:32 AM

Very interesting design,BarbS

-- Lidiya,Russia.http://www.reznoe.ru/

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#3 posted 02-04-2012 06:37 AM

Very nice Barb dreamy wood and cool turning a very fine piece.

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#4 posted 02-04-2012 06:40 AM

very nice bowl….

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#5 posted 02-04-2012 06:40 AM

great looking bowl,beautiful wood

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#6 posted 02-04-2012 06:44 AM

Nice bowl Barb and I really like the utensils.

-- Paul M ..............If God wanted us to have fiberglass boats he would have given us fiberglass trees. http://prmdesigns.com/

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#7 posted 02-04-2012 07:04 AM

Plus a fork & spoon to boot, great job Barb, hey thats a nice size as well, we dont get that timber down our way, pity. it looks lovely stuff to turn.
Well done :: ))
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#8 posted 02-04-2012 08:10 AM

A beautiful creation!

I love a satiny finish on a turning, high gloss hides the beauty of the wood.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#9 posted 02-04-2012 12:40 PM

Very pretty, Barb! I also love walnut and I love the low profile of this bowl. Another great piece!

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#10 posted 02-04-2012 01:22 PM

dreamy wood. great utensils. you are in the “big bowl league” now!

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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#11 posted 02-04-2012 02:48 PM

Barb a great looking bowl. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#12 posted 02-04-2012 03:38 PM

Hey Barb, that looks sweet. Good job.

Claro develops such a nice finish on it. Just creamy.

That is a large bowl – someday…
Steve

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#13 posted 02-04-2012 03:48 PM

Barb, that’s a great looking bowl. Very nice job.

Lee

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#14 posted 02-04-2012 05:02 PM

Thank you, everyone. LJs is such a head rush! Thanks for all the compliments.

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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#15 posted 02-04-2012 05:04 PM

Great looking bowl. I’m learning to wood turn and that piece is an inspiration. Thanks for posting.

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