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Project by michelletwo posted 01-26-2014 01:39 PM 764 views 2 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

you are viewing one bowl from opposite sides. I call this the BBNB because to me the first one looks like baby bird heads with their beaks pointed up and right. the 2nd pic looks like their tails. Walnut & Ambrosia Maple about 10 inches in diam
thanks for viewing and comments are always enjoyed

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.





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doubleDD

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#1 posted 01-26-2014 01:53 PM

Beautiful way to display the natural beauty of the wood. Great work.

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

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 01-26-2014 02:20 PM

This is some mighty fine workmanship! Truly a treat for the eyes! Way to go Michelle! :D

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#3 posted 01-26-2014 02:23 PM

This is absolutely beautiful, Michelle. You did a fine job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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Glen Peterson

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#4 posted 01-26-2014 02:49 PM

This is a beautiful piece. I haven’t seen segmented turnings in your projects. Are you venturing into a new area?
Cheers

-- Glen

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PASs

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#5 posted 01-26-2014 03:36 PM

Nice. would like to see photos of the build.

-- Pete, "It isn't broken, you just aren't using it right."

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BritBoxmaker

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#6 posted 01-26-2014 03:47 PM

Very nice work, Michelle.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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michelletwo

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#7 posted 01-26-2014 03:55 PM

glen: check pg. 7 of my projects. there is an 800+ piece vase. thanks for commenting

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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michelletwo

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#8 posted 01-26-2014 03:56 PM

Pass: sorry I have no pics..it is just a common bowl from a board technique..

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#9 posted 01-26-2014 04:20 PM

Very nice design Michelle…nature made it and you enhanced it even further

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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PASs

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#10 posted 01-26-2014 04:21 PM

no problem, still beautiful!

-- Pete, "It isn't broken, you just aren't using it right."

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#11 posted 01-26-2014 08:23 PM

Very nicely done Michelle, spotted this on another site, :)
Pete

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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CanuckGal

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#12 posted 01-26-2014 11:16 PM

Bravo! Another winner!

-- EGO postulo , EGO venalicium , EGO incidere. I measured, I marked, I cut. Latin instructions for firewood.

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mmh

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#13 posted 01-26-2014 11:38 PM

Nicely done! I have not seen spalted wood used like this before. Beautiful results!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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Roger

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#14 posted 01-27-2014 01:31 AM

Super nice.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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michelletwo

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#15 posted 01-27-2014 02:27 AM

thanks all for your comments & thoughts. much appreciated

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

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