different shape segment bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by branch posted 09-18-2012 09:44 PM 1174 views 1 time favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

hi yes another segment turning trying different shapes not sure about this one
would love to here what you all think about it be honest with your coments
your coments are very much appreciate it helps me to try new designs

thanks for having a look

11 comments so far

View Bob Collins's profile

Bob Collins

2347 posts in 3193 days

#1 posted 09-18-2012 10:51 PM

I like it Branch, the different shape, specially the feature band and the base, what are the woods? It’s nice to try something different, to many turners stay to the old styles, forget the golden ratio and do your own thing.
Great bowl mate, everything looks great to me..

-- Bob C, Australia. I love sharing as long as it is not my tools

View  woodshaver (Tony)  's profile (online now)

woodshaver (Tony)

4200 posts in 2862 days

#2 posted 09-18-2012 11:19 PM

Nice turning! Very interesting!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

View Loucarb's profile


2388 posts in 2954 days

#3 posted 09-18-2012 11:32 PM

Branch don’t know why your not sure about this one but it has great design and wood combination. I think it’s a very nice piece. Well done.

View mikethetermite's profile


579 posts in 2775 days

#4 posted 09-19-2012 12:34 AM

Your work continues to intrigue me. Beautiful work.

-- Mike The Termite ~~~~~ Working safely may get old, but so do those who practice it.

View Arlin Eastman's profile

Arlin Eastman

3586 posts in 2070 days

#5 posted 09-19-2012 12:46 AM


Awesome job with the wood combo and putting it all together.

One thing thou is your bowls look kind of boxy instead of round curving.

-- Please help me help other Vets click..> is always the right time, to do the right thing.

View sedcokid's profile


2719 posts in 3108 days

#6 posted 09-19-2012 03:04 AM


I agree with the rest, I find it refreshing and beautiful, exciting and colorful!!!

Keep up the good Work!

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View jamsie's profile


90 posts in 2748 days

#7 posted 09-19-2012 12:25 PM

One good looking bowl! I think it’s fine. Good enough for a fruit bowl!

-- Jamsie

View johnintecumseh's profile


122 posts in 2926 days

#8 posted 09-19-2012 08:21 PM

Hey Branch, I’m not sure yet if I like the new design, but you sure did come up with a beautiful bottom. keep smiling John

-- retired and smiling

View branch's profile


1107 posts in 2663 days

#9 posted 09-19-2012 09:14 PM

hi thanks for all your coments and feed back it helps a lot
the woods are purple heart wenge walnut cherry and aroka
eastman that was what i was thinking it looks too much like a box
i just might make a lid for it and make it into a box
what i was trying to get was a African look
thanks again for your input

View Bob A in NJ's profile

Bob A in NJ

1204 posts in 3508 days

#10 posted 09-20-2012 12:24 AM

Wow, very nice project. Love the bottom feature. Thanks!

-- Bob A in NJ

View Olivierj's profile


9 posts in 1788 days

#11 posted 09-20-2012 05:48 PM

Hey Branch, great job. Takes a lot of time and patience to create a piece like this. I like the combinations of woods. Look forward to seeing more.


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