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Project by Bearpie posted 854 days ago 944 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made these pretty quick for our show this weekend in Weston, FL along with the others I had accumulated. I was playing around with different size segments in a layer so it wouldn’t look boring! Let me know if it makes a difference? I am trying to play with different sizes so I wouldn’t have to use thin strips to break the pattern.

Picture 1 and 2 Bubbinga and Oak dish 8 1/2” D x 2” H
Picture 3 Oak and Bubbinga dish 8 1/4” D x 3” H
Picture 4 Oak and Padauk dish 5 1/2” x 2” H
Picture 5 Cheese slicer (made 4)

Comments and critiques welcomed and appreciated! Thanks for looking.

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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#1 posted 854 days ago

Very nice Erwin. The different size segments is a nice touch and great wood combination.

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#2 posted 854 days ago

Good luck at the show.

-- Scott Smith, Southern Illinois

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#3 posted 854 days ago

Beatiful turnings, good luck with them at the show, I bet they go quick.

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

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#4 posted 854 days ago

Nice turning Erwin, I like #4,
You should sell all these no sweat

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

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#5 posted 854 days ago

Ya know … I’m really envious, Erwin, because wood turning is something I admire … but the concept is like ‘outer space’. It would be a whole new learning curve for me to tackle in my workshop! But I love what you do … and I know you love what you’re doing! ... which makes me more than satisfied just viewing artistic work in the form of wood turning! Good luck this weekend, and thanks for sharing!!

-- Elaine in Duncan

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#6 posted 853 days ago

Great projects…. I like’em all!!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 853 days ago

Great work on all of them. I have been meaning to make cheese boards forsome time now.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#8 posted 853 days ago

Your segmented pieces are so pretty, Erwin! I love them all too! :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#9 posted 853 days ago

Very nice bowls Erwin with high praise on that last bowl.
Question: where do you purchase the cheese slicer mechanizm. I have not been able to find them.

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#10 posted 850 days ago

I got my parts from;

CheeseSlicing , LLC PO box 242
Sheboygan, Wisc. 53082

Web site is;

The part number that I used is PPR-101AB

It includes everything you need for a cheese board except the wood.

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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