Spalted silver maple bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by MyChipCarving posted 499 days ago 791 views 2 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

While cutting firewood, I came across a piece I couldn’t resist turning. From one section I turned a dish and bowl, insect holes and all. Thanks for looking!

-- Marty,, 866-444-6996

6 comments so far

View sgv's profile


266 posts in 528 days

#1 posted 499 days ago

looks rely nice I want to start turning any advice

-- Tite Lines, May the wind be at your back

View cajunpen's profile


14379 posts in 2701 days

#2 posted 499 days ago

Nice save – you have done well with your reclaimed wood.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

View rrdesigns's profile


493 posts in 1822 days

#3 posted 499 days ago

Reminds me of the rock formations you see in New Mexico. Nicely done.

-- Beth, Oklahoma, Rambling Road Designs

View deon's profile


2171 posts in 1661 days

#4 posted 499 days ago

They look great!

-- Dreaming patterns

View Roger's profile


14436 posts in 1440 days

#5 posted 498 days ago

Again, super nice turning

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe.

View MyChipCarving's profile


467 posts in 1761 days

#6 posted 497 days ago

Hello SGV,
looks rely nice I want to start turning any advice
advice I would offer as you get started is to take either a class or workshop on turning if possible. If this isn’t possible, get a good video so you can see how to turn and start with good technique. I like the Richard Raffan videos.

-- Marty,, 866-444-6996

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase