LumberJocks

Burl bowl

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Bob A in NJ posted 04-23-2012 02:33 AM 3787 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Got a nice hunk of burl from a friend at the woodturning club. Had some extra time today so I wondered what was inside the tree. This is 5 ” wide and 4 ” tall. Spray laquer finish, much prettier in person.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vSuxOlvkjTE

Thanks Ed H. for the burl (from NJ Woodturners!)

Bob 4/22/2012

-- Bob A in NJ



7 comments so far

View matt garcia's profile

matt garcia

1830 posts in 2325 days


#1 posted 04-23-2012 03:06 AM

WOW!!!!!

-- Matt Garcia Wannabe Period Furniture Maker, Houston TX

View CalgaryGeoff's profile

CalgaryGeoff

937 posts in 1135 days


#2 posted 04-23-2012 03:19 AM

Thats a beautiful pattern. Nice job on turning

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

View Karson's profile

Karson

34876 posts in 3054 days


#3 posted 04-23-2012 04:47 AM

Bob. That’s a fantastic piece of wood.

Great turning.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

View Lee A. Jesberger's profile

Lee A. Jesberger

6648 posts in 2633 days


#4 posted 04-23-2012 11:59 AM

Hi Bob;

What a beautiful piece of wood. Nice turning, too.

Lee

-- by Lee A. Jesberger http://www.prowoodworkingtips.com http://www.ezee-feed.com

View Martyroc's profile

Martyroc

2708 posts in 959 days


#5 posted 04-23-2012 12:12 PM

Nice! Beautiful character in that Burl wood, and the turning came out great.

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

View steliart's profile

steliart

1807 posts in 1342 days


#6 posted 04-23-2012 09:42 PM

Nice piece of wood and nice turning & finishing

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

View robbiethewood's profile

robbiethewood

123 posts in 898 days


#7 posted 04-25-2012 05:04 PM

nice turning & finishing

-- http://robbiethewoodturner.net/

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase