Salad bowls for Christmas

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Project by wcp posted 12-26-2016 04:10 AM 1449 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Santa’s helper was busy before Christmas making more salad bowls for some of the lady’s of the family. The bowls were a big hit and everyone loved them. I made the three in the first picture and the other two pictures are to just show some detail of the bowls. The green wood was a natural color in the board the segments were cut from. I think green wood came from a piece of Popular. The darker wood is Mahogany and I really like the way it contrasts with the lite woods. The wood for this projects was rescued from a cabinet shop scrap bin that was destined to be burned. Bowls were finished with shellac with a final coat of food safe wax to finish them off. Thanks for looking.


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#1 posted 12-26-2016 12:26 PM

Nice looking bowls….like the segments.

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#2 posted 12-26-2016 03:19 PM

Great job, looking good.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#3 posted 12-26-2016 04:19 PM

awesome.. i commend you on your patience

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#4 posted 12-26-2016 05:35 PM

You did a great job on the bowls.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#5 posted 12-27-2016 02:21 AM

Very nice!

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#6 posted 12-27-2016 03:11 PM

Thanks for the comments. I enjoy making these bowls and giving them away to see the reactions of the recipients reaction to how pretty the bowls are.


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