Dyed Ash Bowl

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Project by interpim posted 02-20-2012 02:31 AM 944 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Turned out another bowl from the Ash tree that was cut down a few weeks back… I went through using some aniline dyes to spice it up a bit, and coated it with about 30 coats of wipe on poly, then finally finished with a wax polish. I’m going to attempt to sell this bowl, I’m waiting on Etsy to get back to me regarding my account (temporarily suspended) before I can list it.

Thanks for the input, hopefully I can make a buck on this to put forward into new tools etc. If any folks are familiar with selling items like this online, please toss hints/tips my way… I would greatly appreciate it.

-- San Diego, CA

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#1 posted 02-20-2012 02:42 AM

Beautiful bowl nicely done.

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#2 posted 02-20-2012 05:34 AM

That’s some really tight grain compared to the Ash that I’ve used . Nice turning : ) Any pre-stain pictures ?

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#3 posted 02-20-2012 01:33 PM

very awesome all the way around

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

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#4 posted 02-20-2012 01:37 PM

Nice job of turning and I like the form. I wish you well on the sale.

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#5 posted 02-21-2012 04:12 AM

No pre-dye pics of this bowl, but I did post a project before made from the same wood.
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And I finally got my Etsy account re-activated :)

Thanks for the great comments!

-- San Diego, CA

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