olive bowl

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Project by ZAGREB posted 10-07-2018 01:55 PM 1247 views 1 time favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

olive from Croatian island Krk
finish couple of coats mineral oil
c&c are wellcome
thanks for looking

-- bambi

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#1 posted 10-07-2018 02:21 PM

M gle stari moj …. samo ti vrti…neka selo priča…

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 10-07-2018 02:27 PM


I’ll bet the shop was filled with the wonderful aroma of olive wood while you turned this.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 10-07-2018 02:47 PM

Nice, thanks for the how its done pictures.

-- Brian - Hazelton, British Columbia

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#4 posted 10-07-2018 03:46 PM

красиво очень необычно

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#5 posted 10-07-2018 05:27 PM

Really unusual and beautiful.

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be.

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#6 posted 10-07-2018 05:36 PM

Very nice.

I will expect Bushmaster to do something similar this winter!

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

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#7 posted 10-07-2018 06:39 PM

Hello Zagreb

Beautiful piece

Olive is a good wood to be turned

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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#8 posted 10-07-2018 09:31 PM

Very unique method and bowl, Bambi. Nice work on it!!

Cheers, Jim

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

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#9 posted 10-08-2018 12:38 AM

Interesting result Bambi, nice work.

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

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#10 posted 10-08-2018 05:17 AM

Beautiful, Bambi.
I wonder if you know that you can rotate your photos. If you’re not using editing software, where it’s easy enough to figure out, you can probably rotate them right in your camera.
I use a program called GIMP. It’s free and intuitive, and a few simple clicks will orient your photos just as you want them.

-- Mark

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#11 posted 10-08-2018 11:06 AM

outstanding bambi, just outstanding

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#12 posted 10-09-2018 05:34 AM

bambi…that Olive Wood is beautiful. Lovely smooth Grain. Great work.
The Bananas looks ready to eat.Ha ha.

Kind regards,


-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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#13 posted 10-14-2018 12:40 AM

I just saw Jim’s post about how he used your mounting idea that led me back to your post. I must have miss this due to all the work I’ve been trying to catch up on around the house. This is sure is thinking outside the box and the results are impressive! Nice work buddy!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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#14 posted 10-14-2018 02:55 AM

I also missed this bowl but not by many days interesting GREAT JOB :<)) GRATZ TOP 3

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

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#15 posted 10-14-2018 06:44 AM

thanks guys

-- bambi

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