or Join Now!
made of avocado tree 6 1/2” D x7 3/4” H.A crack appeared during turning and I decided not to fight it ,just decorating it with a zipper.coral surface was done with an electric carving tool and a pyro tool.
home | projects | blog
41 posts in 1236 days
Preview this project card
1135 posts in 1669 days
#1 posted 02-25-2013 02:55 PM
Great thinking. When the wood don’t agree with what you did just change the plan. That’s what I call thinking outside the bowl.
-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -
488 posts in 2738 days
#2 posted 02-25-2013 03:14 PM
-- Measure, cut, curse, repeat.
20275 posts in 1642 days
#3 posted 02-25-2013 03:15 PM
Good save. Sometimes the wood has different ideas than ours. Great carving on this.
-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.
14563 posts in 3370 days
#4 posted 02-25-2013 05:23 PM
Outstanding vase, carving, recovery – you are an impressive craftsman.
-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/
3417 posts in 1722 days
#5 posted 02-25-2013 05:54 PM
That is really unique and outstanding. I really like the way you have carved the surface. It is such an interesting look and texture.
-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario
11362 posts in 1479 days
#6 posted 02-27-2013 04:51 PM
Gorgeous and very interesting bowl. Cool idea on the zipper. Excellent work!
2608 posts in 2354 days
#7 posted 03-08-2013 12:30 AM
That’s a really great looking piece! I like the carving, as well as the design modification.
-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."
Go to Pulse page »
©2016 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
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