Holly Bowl

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Project by emetric posted 10-02-2012 06:38 PM 983 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a bowl I made from a holly blank. The wood is so white that I had a hard time photographing it. I finished this one with a foodsafe wax finish. Enjoy.

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#1 posted 10-02-2012 09:23 PM

Looks nice. I especially like the bottom shaping.

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#2 posted 10-04-2012 12:34 AM

Beautiful. Those who have not worked with holly cannot really appreciate the stark whiteness of the wood unless they see it in person. You did a great job on this.

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#3 posted 10-18-2012 12:36 AM

That is a great bowl. I have never worked with Holly. Is it all that white? How big does holly get?
How did you finish turning the bottom? With a jam chuck?.............Jim

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