The Orange Bowl

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Project by Bob A in NJ posted 02-03-2014 09:12 PM 979 views 0 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this on Super Bowl Sunday. 10” x 2” tall. Love these colors. Made from colored plywood. About 10 coats of minwax lacquer so far.

Will be used for serving chips, pretzels, tortillas, etc.

Bob. Feb 3, 2014

-- Bob A in NJ

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#1 posted 02-03-2014 09:17 PM

I Like That. Very nicely done!


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#2 posted 02-03-2014 11:27 PM

Cool Bowl!

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

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#3 posted 02-03-2014 11:29 PM

A very unique bowl, Bob. Where did you get the colored plywood?

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

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#4 posted 02-03-2014 11:45 PM

Pretty cool Bob!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

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#5 posted 02-03-2014 11:47 PM

Oh yeah! Bring on the chips! It wasn’t much a game though.

Good job on the bowl.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16

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Bob A in NJ

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#6 posted 02-04-2014 12:12 AM

Hi don, The wood is from keystone sporting arms in Milton, Pa. They sell gun stocks as their main business but also sell cut off pieces of their scrap wood. Check their web site for how to contact them. Ask for the woodshop when calling. Bob

-- Bob A in NJ

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#7 posted 02-04-2014 12:16 AM

Another WOW. I really like it. I still may need some of that plywood if can ever get caught up. Thanks for posting

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

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#8 posted 02-04-2014 12:18 AM

very cool, very colorful, awesome job

-- steve, simple and effective

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#9 posted 02-04-2014 03:09 AM

Nice. Looks more like pottery than wood.

-- Glen

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#10 posted 02-04-2014 02:50 PM

Better bowl than the other one, that’s for sure!!

-- Dennis, WV

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#11 posted 02-04-2014 02:57 PM

that is really cool.going to check it out .thank you

-- dean2336,nebr.

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#12 posted 02-04-2014 06:10 PM

I see you spent your time doing something constructive then watching the blowout that the Superbowl was. Cool looking bowl!

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#13 posted 02-04-2014 07:35 PM

Very nice looking bowl. I like what I see people making from plywood.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

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#14 posted 02-07-2014 02:55 PM

It’s beautiful and attractive, very nice colors and the finish is flawless. Great job!

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