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Project by YoungWilly posted 10-27-2013 02:16 PM 1004 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello everyone! This is my latest piece and the first one I named, I call it Duality. It’s a wedding present for my wife’s best friend. It’s made of red canarywood with a hint of live edge on it. Finished with a few coats of Lee Valley’s French Polish. That stuff is tricky to apply, learned you can’t put too much on the cloth or it creates streaks with the lacquer. Live and learn!

-- -- Measure twice, cut once; why, did the wood grow?

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#1 posted 10-27-2013 02:36 PM

That’s a beautiful piece, Willy. She’ll love it.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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#2 posted 10-27-2013 03:09 PM

Very very nice dip and snack bowl…the wood colour is awesome, nice design…..

-- Dave.......If at first you don’t succeed redefine success....

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#3 posted 10-28-2013 11:31 AM

Wood caught my eye. Nice job.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#4 posted 10-28-2013 11:52 AM

Thanks everyone! I forgot to mention that it’s 6-3/4” in diameter, the top part is big enough for a tealight candle, as in one of the pictures. They loved it too! Funny enough, she was looking at buying a wood bowl, but couldn’t justify spending 70$ on average. Considering they just got married and they’re having a house built, I don’t blame them.

-- -- Measure twice, cut once; why, did the wood grow?

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#5 posted 10-31-2013 02:08 PM

Lovely bowl! The wood is gorgeous and the finish looks amazing. Great job!

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#6 posted 02-08-2014 06:37 PM

Nice design, and work!

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