LumberJocks

Ambrosia Maple Bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by SugarbeatCo posted 07-24-2012 04:48 PM 850 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first try at turning ambrosia maple, and it turned really nice. The Bowl is about 8” wide and a lil more than 2 inches tall. Finished at 800 grit and treated with hot beeswax and mineral oil, and buffed out to what you see here. I left a few beetle tunnels near the rim of the bowl, to signify the cause of ambrosia maple, and highlight the woods natural beauty. Thanks for looking, hope you like it!

-- Always one more tool away from being an excellent woodworker...





4 comments so far

View bobasaurus's profile

bobasaurus

1453 posts in 1935 days


#1 posted 07-24-2012 05:19 PM

Nice job. I really like ambrosia maple, and the shape of the bottom is quite nice.

-- Allen, Colorado

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

3924 posts in 1618 days


#2 posted 07-24-2012 05:36 PM

Most people are alergic to ambrosia but this one looks quite outstanding.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View John's profile

John

15 posts in 884 days


#3 posted 07-24-2012 08:32 PM

Very nice it almost looks like a camo pattern.

View Tom Godfrey's profile

Tom Godfrey

466 posts in 926 days


#4 posted 07-25-2012 11:49 AM

Super nice.

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tom@thcww.com)

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase