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Project by Ovidiu posted 03-20-2012 04:38 AM 1322 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last year I found, in firewood pile, two pieces of beech that I have found special. That’s because wood have two colors. So I took the pieces and I glued so that the colors are on opposite sides. After a few months ago I turned this bowl. Waxy gloss lacquer finish. Hope you enjoy.

-- Ovidiu from Transylvania





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murch

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#1 posted 03-20-2012 06:08 AM

Wow Ovi. That’s a brilliant looking bowl. Well done.

-- A family man has photos in his wallet where his money used to be.

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#2 posted 03-20-2012 07:19 AM

Superb.

-- Kevin May "Making wood useful and fun!" www.kevinmaywoodworks.com

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#3 posted 03-20-2012 09:30 AM

Well laid out. nice workmanship.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#4 posted 03-20-2012 06:56 PM

Thanks guys

-- Ovidiu from Transylvania

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#5 posted 03-20-2012 07:07 PM

Hello Ovidiu

You’ve done a great work on this project

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#6 posted 03-20-2012 07:29 PM

That is a great looking bowl. The way you joined the wood to hghlight the contrasting colours is very nice. great fisnish as well.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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#7 posted 03-20-2012 09:59 PM

Well done

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#8 posted 03-20-2012 10:07 PM

Really, really nice

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#9 posted 03-21-2012 12:47 AM

I love woods that have such strikingly different heart and sap wood. That was a very neat way to show that off. Great job.

-- Kayvon

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#10 posted 03-21-2012 06:38 AM

All these considerations mean a lot to me. Thanks, thanks, thanks.

-- Ovidiu from Transylvania

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#11 posted 03-21-2012 05:19 PM

sort of a ying yang look to it, well executed

-- IF IT IS TO BE IT IS UP TO ME

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#12 posted 10-20-2013 05:14 PM

Amazing

-- Joseph, Irvine CA, @palas_woodcraft on Instagram

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#13 posted 10-12-2016 01:03 PM

Ovidiu, this is an outstanding piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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