Walnut & Maple segmented bowl

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Project by poospleasures posted 11-10-2013 08:45 PM 2448 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I messed up in the posting order of the three bowls posted today. The story I wanted to tell with these posts would have been better with the cedar bowl first, but here goes anyway. This is #63 and the last one made. It is very simple segmented about 11 1/2” X a little over 4”. The very contrasting colors make it kinda loud but most seem to like. I do turn solid wood bowls from time to time and do not have one here now but only have used dried wood. Have not used wet wood yet but do have 5 large pieces to try soon. Thanks to everyone for reading and looking at my posts.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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#1 posted 11-10-2013 09:46 PM

Beautiful bowl great job.

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#2 posted 11-10-2013 09:56 PM

Cool bowl. Very neat pattern! ..................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 11-10-2013 11:29 PM

Really like the pattern and wood used.

-- Gary,Nebraska

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#4 posted 11-11-2013 12:06 AM

All the bowls you’ve posted are beautiful. I hope to try segment turning sometime, great results.

-- -- Tyson

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#5 posted 11-11-2013 03:30 AM

Very nice

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#6 posted 11-11-2013 12:32 PM

Beautiful Design

-- Whatever you find to do with your hands, do it with all your might,... because there is no work in the grave...Ecclesiastes 9:10

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#7 posted 11-11-2013 12:44 PM

This is fantastic! I luv Maple & Walnut together. Very awesome.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#8 posted 11-11-2013 09:39 PM

Fabulous! The pattern looks great. This is a beautiful piece of wood bowl! Keep up the good work!

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#9 posted 11-13-2013 05:50 PM

You make fancy bowls. Love the walnut and maple combo and your finish looks amazing. Great job!

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#10 posted 11-18-2013 06:06 PM

Gotta start another like this. Little lady coming to pick this one up. Thanks for your comments.

-- I,ve had amnesia for as long as I can remember. Vernon

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#11 posted 12-05-2013 08:05 PM

you make the best looking bowls

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