Cedar bowl with inlay

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Project by Mark posted 03-31-2013 12:32 PM 1367 views 4 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This bowl is large, 17 inches wide and 5 inches high. It was made from cedar log and the inlay was box wood branches cut into wafers and ca glued into a groove I turned into the side of the bowl. Finish is laquer.

-- Mark clio,mi ..making wood talk is fun

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#1 posted 03-31-2013 01:11 PM

This is a really nice piece. Good work.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#2 posted 03-31-2013 01:58 PM

Great looking bowl,I really like the grain and the inlay!

-- Brian Brooks, Maine

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#3 posted 03-31-2013 02:23 PM

like this thank you for sharing this project.

-- Todd

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#4 posted 03-31-2013 03:24 PM

Great work. It simehow reminds me of ancient greek artifacts

-- Dreaming patterns

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#5 posted 03-31-2013 04:18 PM

I like it, always nice to see something with a different design. Great job….

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

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#6 posted 03-31-2013 05:21 PM

Thanks for all the nice comments. The inlay was gel coat dyed black and spread around the branch wafers then bowl re-turned and sanded.

-- Mark clio,mi ..making wood talk is fun

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#7 posted 03-31-2013 09:40 PM

I really like the inlay work you’ve done here!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#8 posted 04-01-2013 02:06 AM

nice inlay

-- Joel

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#9 posted 04-03-2013 04:13 PM

Beautiful and unique bowl! The wood is gorgeous and the inlays as well. Impressive turning!

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#10 posted 06-03-2016 09:03 PM


-- just rjR

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