Cherry fruit bowl

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Project by PhillipRCW posted 08-20-2018 01:23 PM 860 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This cherry was incredibly hard. I struggled with stalling the lathe a few times during the turning, but overall it turned out really good. It doesn’t show up very well in the photos, but the chatoyance is amazing with this piece.

-- Phillip- Measure twice, cut onc.... Hey look, it's rustic.

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#1 posted 08-20-2018 02:21 PM

A very elegant bowl.

Nice job letting the wood figure “speak” for itself.

-- Matt -- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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#2 posted 08-20-2018 10:22 PM

Very nice bowl, that Cherry is speaking to me. If that is a crotch cut, and I think it is, it would be arguable to work it, but once you arrive, lookit what you have there, absolute beauty.

Thanks for posting.

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#3 posted 08-20-2018 11:17 PM

beautiful bowl

-- bambi

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#4 posted 08-21-2018 12:39 AM

Nice work, Phil. I like the grain there.

-- "My god has more wood than your god" ... G. Carlin.

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