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Project by michelletwo posted 06-04-2012 04:21 PM 2226 views 5 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Last week I posted: Wall street loophole bowl. A fella on another forum asked when i was gonna make a bailout bowl!! Loved the humor & the challenge, so here is bailout bowl!
Macacauba about 8 inches in diameter





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 06-04-2012 04:55 PM

Outta sight!! I love it!!!...................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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BarbS

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#2 posted 06-04-2012 05:12 PM

Perfect. I love bowls with a ‘concept.’

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#3 posted 06-04-2012 05:33 PM

Very, very cool! :)

Sheila

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

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#4 posted 06-04-2012 05:59 PM

This is an amazing example of irony and craftsmanship! I like it

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 06-04-2012 06:16 PM

That one looks real good.

When are you going to do a ‘bankers pay back taxpayers bowl’? or maybe even a ‘bankers go to jail bowl’?

helluvawreck
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 06-04-2012 06:40 PM

Who says money does’nt come from trees… You just have to make a bowl out of them first.

Love the spiral bowl and the humor behind it.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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longgone

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#7 posted 06-04-2012 07:15 PM

That is great! I bet it would also give off a unique light effect turned upside down with a light-bulb under it.
(My imagination always seem to go in all kinds of directions)...

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Roger

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#8 posted 06-04-2012 09:20 PM

This is very similar to my wallet. Especially when I’m at the gas station/s. I put money in my wallet, and it just disappears

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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mmh

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#9 posted 06-05-2012 02:30 AM

Well, at least it DOES have a BOTTOM!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#10 posted 06-05-2012 02:52 AM

Gee whiz michelle you have some fun with circles & rings, what a great follow up to the last piece. :))
Pete

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

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#11 posted 06-05-2012 03:01 AM

LOL!! Good one.. too bad it’s hoops rather than bars.

-- There are three types of people in this world... those who make things happen, those who watch things happen, and those who wonder what happened.

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SPalm

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#12 posted 06-05-2012 12:18 PM

Michelle, that is a wonderful piece.
I just love it.

SteveOne

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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BritBoxmaker

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#13 posted 06-05-2012 03:00 PM

Excellent work and good humour.

The project post shot reminds me of a 60’s tv series, Time Tunnel.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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#14 posted 06-06-2012 02:29 AM

Wonderful ideas! Did you make them with the Ring Master?

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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michelletwo

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#15 posted 06-06-2012 10:44 AM

Little Paw nope. on a lathe

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