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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.

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

Thanks for the encouragement!





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SASmith

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#1 posted 904 days ago

Very nice. Love the maple and walnut combo.
Welcome to LumberJocks.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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Martyroc

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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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cutworm

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#3 posted 904 days ago

Really nice work. Very unique.

-- Steve - "Never Give Up"

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scrappy

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#4 posted 904 days ago

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

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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Matthew

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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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Sumdume

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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.

-- Rule # 1 - Don't mix yer blood and sawdust!

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plantek

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#7 posted 903 days ago

That’s beautiful… Nice job!

-- If you want it and it's within reason... It's on it's way!

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Bard

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#8 posted 903 days ago

Looks great. What did you finish it with?

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a1Jim

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#9 posted 903 days ago

Nice looking bowl a very creative approach.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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LesB

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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.

-- Les B, Oregon

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Dennisgrosen

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#11 posted 903 days ago

looking good :-)

welcome to L J enjoy and have fun , but beaware it is addictive

Dennis

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David Milton

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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 norwoodorigins@gmail.com

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