Hollowform from a board 3

  • Advertise with us
Project by michelletwo posted 09-09-2011 02:04 AM 2110 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have benn trying to upgrade the poor lowly “bowl from a board” concept and make it more interesting to turners. On this one i cut thru in 12 places and I think that helps give this humble form a bit of pizzaz!
black Limba 7+diam & 11 h

If you are over at Youtube I just uploaded my first ever video. wcncm8T44k4 I would be honored if you had the time to view it. thanks

8 comments so far

View CanuckGal's profile


75 posts in 3724 days

#1 posted 09-09-2011 04:28 AM

Fascinating! Pizzaz is an understatement. It’s spectacular!

-- EGO postulo , EGO venalicium , EGO incidere. I measured, I marked, I cut. Latin instructions for firewood.

View Grant Libramento's profile

Grant Libramento

176 posts in 3488 days

#2 posted 09-09-2011 04:28 AM

Really enjoyed your whole range of incredible work on the Youtube video.

-- Grant, Tryon, NC

View mmh's profile


3679 posts in 4230 days

#3 posted 09-09-2011 06:02 AM

Very cool piece! It’s incredible what you can do with a plank of wood!

Here’s a link to your video Woodturnings & Woodworking

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

View michelletwo's profile


2783 posts in 3524 days

#4 posted 09-09-2011 12:10 PM

thanks you 3…it’s hard to try to do something new, and to jazz up a humble much malined concept. Add a camera that makes everything squat, and ta da you have this piece. Mmh, appreciate the link. will send you a note later today.

View Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)'s profile

Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

9239 posts in 3428 days

#5 posted 09-09-2011 01:51 PM

This is another beautiful piece, Michelle! You really make me want to try to do some lathe work. :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

View Michael1's profile


403 posts in 3168 days

#6 posted 09-09-2011 02:08 PM

very beautiful piece. I love the design. Its amazong this was done from a single board

-- Michael Mills, North Carolina,

View michelletwo's profile


2783 posts in 3524 days

#7 posted 09-09-2011 02:12 PM

Grant: glad you enjoyed you have a video of your chairs? worK? If so, I would like to see it..

View BritBoxmaker's profile


4611 posts in 3544 days

#8 posted 09-09-2011 06:09 PM

Something about the vertical lines finishes this design perfectly, for me. Good work, Michelle.

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging.

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