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Project by Olivierj posted 904 days ago 1382 views 3 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was a relatively simple project, just took patience and careful laminating to ensure the lines and corners were clean. Walnut and Ambrosia Maple made for an inexpensive bowl with nice contrast.

Side view included
For a finish, I simply used Myland’s High Build Friction Polish.

Thanks for the encouragement!

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#1 posted 904 days ago

Very nice. Love the maple and walnut combo.
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#2 posted 904 days ago

Great wood combination, and really nice turning. Welcome to LJ’s great to have you here.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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#3 posted 904 days ago

Really nice work. Very unique.

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#4 posted 904 days ago

Great turning! love the way the laminations came out in the turning.

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#5 posted 904 days ago

Nice job…......................some day I will be there.

-- Save every piece of scrap, the best things come from what others cast aside --

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#6 posted 904 days ago

Very good. I would like to see a side view photo if it isn’t too much trouble.

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#7 posted 903 days ago

That’s beautiful… Nice job!

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#8 posted 903 days ago

Looks great. What did you finish it with?

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#9 posted 903 days ago

Nice looking bowl a very creative approach.

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#10 posted 903 days ago

Interesting pattern of squares in the round.
My first thought was how careful you have to be to keep everything centered. You came pretty close.

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#11 posted 903 days ago

looking good :-)

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#12 posted 278 days ago

awesome bowls. i like the fact that you have your own designs, and are not trying to emulate a generic design idea, as you so often see.

-- David Milton colville washington

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