A bowl for sweets, in the form of a flower.

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Project by ANATOLII MATIASHCHUK posted 04-19-2018 06:49 PM 3256 views 3 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello friends. The day before my daughter’s birthday, and I decided to give her a present, it’s a bowl for candy in the form of a flower. It is made of Gleditsia and has 180mm in diameter. In the end, I covered it with oil. Here is a link to the video work.

-- Anatolii UKRAINE

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#1 posted 04-19-2018 07:29 PM

Very nice. I’m sure you daughter will treasure it her whole life.

I was curious about Gleditsia and found that in the USA it is commonly called Honey Locust (Gleditisia Triacanthose L.) It is not grown in the area I live in, the Pacific Northwest.

-- Les B, Oregon

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#2 posted 04-19-2018 08:56 PM

That is a real neat bowl. You are really good with the turning and the carving. That will be a great gift!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#3 posted 04-19-2018 09:01 PM

Very pretty. unique design!

I like that it is not a clone of many others.

There is a little, quite scarce though; honey locust that grows here in Oregon. Here is a link to a project made from Oregon grown honey locust. We were not sure and had a sample confirmed by the people at Rockler.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#4 posted 04-19-2018 10:47 PM

Cool Design!!!

-- John, Suffolk Virgina

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#5 posted 04-20-2018 01:36 AM

really great design.

-- Smitty!!!

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#6 posted 04-20-2018 05:16 AM

Great wood turning and design.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia



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#7 posted 04-20-2018 05:38 AM

Thank you friends for evaluating my work.

-- Anatolii UKRAINE

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#8 posted 04-20-2018 11:32 AM

Very nicely done. I’m sure you’re daughter will treasure it. Wish her a Happy Birthday!

-- Bob - Berkshire, NY

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#9 posted 04-20-2018 11:33 AM

Very nice and original!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#10 posted 04-20-2018 11:09 PM

Nice job and congratulations on your ‘Daily Top 3’ award.
A well presented video on how you did the job.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#11 posted 04-21-2018 09:00 PM

great looking bowl very well down i like it
might try one if you do not mind

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#12 posted 04-21-2018 10:00 PM

thanks for sharing…... i see the clock on the wall …..she will love this fine bowl ….GREAT JOB :<)).. GRATZ TOP 3

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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#13 posted 04-22-2018 08:34 PM

Nice creation for your other creation!
I am sure she will adore this.

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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