LumberJocks

Journey into Woodturning #50: Cherry Bowl

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by MovingChips posted 03-30-2021 02:32 PM 318 reads 0 times favorited 0 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 49: Maple Burl, Dark wood Lid bowl Part 50 of Journey into Woodturning series Part 51: Buckeye Burl Jr. Zen Pen »

I forgot I recently turned cherry, so the video this week was done a little differently.

A friend asked if I could make them a salad bowl. I grabbed a piece of wood I thought would make a great size salad bowl. I think it’s a little small for a large bowl, but they seemed to think it was a great size.

I used butchers block oil for the first time and I kind of like it. It doesn’t stain the wood and looks great. Althought it might be that the cherry is so nice, it wouldn’t matter what finish I put on it, as long as it was food safe.

The side of the bowl/wood was looking bland and I thought it needed a little dressing up. So I started with a large bead, but it was still blah. So I put a couple of groves on either side of the bead and made it pop. Over all I like the look, style or design of the bowl, but I’m bias.

Here is this weeks video: Cherry Bowl

Thanks



0 comments so far

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