Floating gold

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Project by conwaydog posted 03-23-2013 01:09 PM 711 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This log floated in after some winter flooding in E TN this year and thought it may have some use for a candy bowl. Not sure what kind of wood it is. It has since given me a little crack but I just call that character, plus it holds candy just fine. Log was so large I was able to get a few projects out of it. It is finished with mylands.

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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 03-23-2013 01:18 PM

Great looking bowl. Excellent salvage.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 03-23-2013 01:48 PM

So awesome to see this floating in the water then to see its beauty brought out! Great work, thx for sharing!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 03-23-2013 02:44 PM

Sounds like that wood chose you! Great work making something nice out of it! Love the spalting.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#4 posted 03-23-2013 03:43 PM

Beautiful spalting : ) Nice salvage.

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#5 posted 03-24-2013 12:47 AM

Beautiful bowl, the spalting and pattern is so nice. Great find. Its amazing how you have brought new life to that floating piece of wood.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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