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Tulip Poplar Root Burl Bowl

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Project by Barbara Gill posted 04-06-2012 08:59 PM 1562 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This is the first bowl to be finished from a Tulip Poplar root burl that was harvested this past winter.It goes to the land owner.

-- Barbara





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 04-06-2012 09:34 PM

Sweet!

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

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peteg

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#2 posted 04-06-2012 09:43 PM

Lovely natural edge piece Barbara, what size is it?? : )
Pete

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

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#3 posted 04-06-2012 09:47 PM

Pot Of Gold !! It looks beautiful !!

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , https://www.facebook.com/groups/extremebirdhouses/

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branch

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#4 posted 04-06-2012 09:55 PM

hi that is beautiful love the natural edge you did a great job the farmer will love it
branch

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Barbara Gill

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#5 posted 04-06-2012 10:23 PM

The bowl is around 10” in diameter and 2-3” high depending upon where it is measured.
Thanks all.

-- Barbara

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#6 posted 04-06-2012 10:41 PM

It looks ‘blistered.’ Fantastic, Barbara.

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#7 posted 04-06-2012 10:56 PM

Very nicely designed and turned ! What a lucky landowner ! Thanks for the pretty post. I am a poplar fan, tupelo,tulip etc. Root sections and root burls have always been a good source of material for me ! Thanks again for sharing !

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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#8 posted 04-07-2012 07:38 AM

Wow. good looken bowl. well done.

-- Dave -

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#9 posted 04-07-2012 12:25 PM

Very well done. Would like to see a side on picture and what was your finish.Regards Tamboti

-- Africa is not for sissies

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Barbara Gill

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#10 posted 04-07-2012 02:28 PM

Sorry Tamboti the bowl is now in another person’s possession. The finish is Velvit Oil. It was buffed.

-- Barbara

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