Spiral Segmented Bowl

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Project by taidsturning posted 02-21-2009 04:13 PM 1498 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This was a first attempt at trying to create something new (for me). Not all the joints line up perfectly and I would select woods that contrast more the next time, but I thought I’d post it anyway.

The base is Jarrah and the body is Zebrawood and Canarywood.

-- Bill Roberts -- Steal one idea it's called plagerism. Steal a bunch - it's called research

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#1 posted 02-21-2009 04:24 PM

Hey, Great looking bowl even if the joints didn’t line up. Great first attemp at something new. Remember: we all laern from our mistakes. Right?

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

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#2 posted 02-21-2009 05:19 PM

Really beautiful , as all You bowls.
Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking

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#3 posted 02-21-2009 05:24 PM

I think that is great for a first try.

-- Father of two sons. Both Eagle Scouts.

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#4 posted 02-21-2009 05:36 PM

A fantasztic looking bowl. I thought I might have been drunk there for a second.

Nice display.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Appomattox Virginia [email protected]

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#5 posted 02-21-2009 07:38 PM

Very nice looking bowl.

-- ~ Inspiring those who inspire me ~

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#6 posted 02-21-2009 07:58 PM

Great looking bowl, and a wonderful job, especially for the first time try.

-- Dan Wiggins

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#7 posted 02-21-2009 09:01 PM

Great experiment! Looks like a good idea. I like it. That wood looks good. Cool bowl!

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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#8 posted 02-21-2009 11:33 PM

I don’t think we ever get anything perfect. This looks great. A refreshing break from the typical. Thanks for the post.

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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