Slowly I turned, step by step, I drew closer, step by step

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Project by GaryW posted 303 days ago 674 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been living on my property for about ten years now, and I always said that I would cut down the old (dead) cedar in my woods if I ever got (finely) a lathe. Well I cut it down and turned this bowl from the tree. I cut four blanks from a section of the trunk. Kind of lost my design that I had in mind (my vision of), but it’s not too bad.
Dutch oiled finished.

-- GaryW, Edgefield SC, Too old to start over, can't remember why...

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#1 posted 303 days ago

Gary, that is a nice piece of lumber and a great turning. Well done.

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

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#2 posted 303 days ago

Niagara Falls!!!

Nice Bowl!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 303 days ago

Designs when turning change all the time. As long as it turns out to be something. Cool piece.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#4 posted 299 days ago

Pretty bowl! Like the cool design and the look of cedar. Great turning piece!

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