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My spoon period

02-09-2012 01:56 AM by Philzoel | 6 comments »

I promised spoontastic (spontanious) I would show my spoons. Took a bit because I waited on a gradient background paper to take pictures so here it is: My first efforts before I knew how to do shape of handle and bowl. Used a flat blank instead of curved, etc Progress means learning to me. I learned to cut blanks on band saw to give handle shape and bowl tilt the way I want. The top was a spoon before split or grain got it. It is now a tool to chop hamburger when browning. Quit effective. Improved on bowl shape and edge.Notice the grain and heartwood combos. I like playing with color. Learned oak is not good for spoons. Note tip of bowl. These two cherry spoon...

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