Shell Candy Dish

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Project by Henri Monnier posted 06-23-2013 09:29 PM 1019 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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This was my first venture into 2 sided carving. Initially I tried to ‘wing it’ by marking the centre on both sides….LOL…Well after the first two failures to get a good match carving, I used a doweled template to be sure the workpiece was flipped, keeping the centre constant. Boy, That was Easy!!!!!

The shell is made from Poplar, natural finish, several coats of poly.

-- |~ Henrii~|- - We'll be friends till we're old and senile... Then we'll be new friends!!

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#1 posted 06-24-2013 12:40 AM

Very cool great design and carving.


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#2 posted 06-25-2013 12:08 PM

Nice, unique bowl.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#3 posted 06-26-2013 04:34 PM

Wonderful candy dish! Like the shell design and great carving. The finish really made the pretty grains pop. Great job!

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