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Project by Bob A in NJ posted 04-09-2012 08:12 PM 1594 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Well, after 40 cutting boards, a segmented bowl seemed like the next logical step in my woodworking journey.

Watched the Malcom Tibbet’s video collection (Fantastic!!) and figured,...... an easy bowl like this should be within the realm of possibility. Turns out, really not that difficult but it is a bit time consuming, especially with all the glue up’s of the rings. Overall, I like how this came out and plan to do more.

This bowl is about 8 1/5 tall and 7 inches wide. Walnut, cherry and padauck. 10 coats of spray laquer.

Bob A in NJ April 9 2012

-- Bob A in NJ





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#1 posted 04-09-2012 08:17 PM

Same one you brough to the meeting, right?

-- Steven

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#2 posted 04-09-2012 08:47 PM

Very nice vase! The lowest ring being in a different direction makes me wonder if you did this on purpose or if it was a mistake? Whichever, it gives this piece a bit of character!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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branch

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#3 posted 04-09-2012 09:10 PM

hi very nice for your first one nice tight joints i like it
looking forward to seeing your next one
branch

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#4 posted 04-10-2012 12:11 AM

That’s a beauty!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#5 posted 04-10-2012 12:25 AM

Bob that a great looking vessel. Nice build.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#6 posted 04-10-2012 03:29 AM

All I can say is I wish I had your turning skills Bob !
That is a work of art for sure !

-- All glory comes from daring to begin.

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#7 posted 04-10-2012 03:31 AM

wonderful wonderful

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#8 posted 04-10-2012 04:31 AM

great designing

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#9 posted 04-10-2012 11:04 AM

Really great job, Bob.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

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#10 posted 04-10-2012 03:50 PM

I like this a lot! I keep talking myself out of such an undertaking from purely a time perspective. Great outcome though!

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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