Fruit Bowl

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Project by nayo posted 08-22-2013 03:57 PM 1329 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

We made this fruit bowl with my Dad, actually he did most of it. i did the turning, and he finished it.
its 14 inch in Diameter and 11 inch in height. made of mahogany mostly and some rosewood and other local woods for the accents.
the last picture shows the “leftover” bowl that was the cut off parts from the big bowl. we did not want to send it to the firewood pile and made a smaller bowl out of it.


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#1 posted 08-22-2013 03:58 PM

This is a real nice piece of work. Congratulations.

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#2 posted 08-22-2013 05:16 PM

looks great

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#3 posted 08-23-2013 04:19 PM

Very nice fruit bowl, it looks great…well done

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#4 posted 08-24-2013 08:21 PM

Great job! The inlay on the stem almost looks 3D.

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#5 posted 08-25-2013 01:28 AM

funny thing about that inlay is that i did not liked when started turning it, but as was getting deeper i notice that that shape looked really good.

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#6 posted 08-26-2013 05:31 PM

Beautiful piece of turning.

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#7 posted 08-27-2013 01:58 PM

Very pretty bowl! Like the form and wood colors especially the inlay which makes a great accent. Great job!

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