Colored Pencil Bowl

  • Advertise with us
Project by knick posted 04-11-2019 01:20 PM 765 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had this small piece of left over project material that was made of colored pencils encased in the bar top epoxy resin. I have been trying to figure out what to do with it, and then i purchased a set of Carbide lathe tools and decided to make a bowl. It is finished with 4 coats of rattle can gloss lacquer. As always critiques are welcome to expand my knowledge.

-- Knick's Woodworking -Kansas

6 comments so far

View WayneC's profile


14358 posts in 4830 days

#1 posted 04-11-2019 01:57 PM

Sweet. Looks like a fun project.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

View pottz's profile


9424 posts in 1718 days

#2 posted 04-11-2019 02:45 PM

pretty cool look but how many dollars worth of pencils did it take? nice work.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

View knick's profile


10 posts in 2300 days

#3 posted 04-11-2019 03:04 PM

Thanks, pottz got them after the back to school rush at a dollar store, so it was not that bad.

-- Knick's Woodworking -Kansas

View sepeck's profile


440 posts in 2874 days

#4 posted 04-12-2019 05:51 PM

Pretty sure the epoxy would be the major cost here :)

-- -Steven Peck,

View Ivan's profile


15849 posts in 3601 days

#5 posted 04-13-2019 08:23 AM

I like that kind of project…although many pencils hurt.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View BurlyBob's profile


7430 posts in 2999 days

#6 posted 04-16-2019 04:08 AM

That’s absolutely fantastic!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics