<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="65001"%> 8/1/06 bowls

 

This is the largest bowl I've ever made.  It's about 13.25 inches in diameter and about 5 inches high.  It's made of curly Purple Heart and Walnut.  The lighting doesn't do it justice.

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Another view of the bowl above.

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A bowl of Purple Heart and Bloodwood.

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This is a piece of Rib Flame Mallee from Australia.  The white design in the side of the turned part is the sap wood next to the heartwood.  Seeing that while turning it is a good indication that I should stop turning it, so as not to blow a hole in it's side.

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Below, I captured the reflection of the CNBC stock ticker in the face of the Mallee.  Nothing like a little ego-boosting, mirror-like smoothness.

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This is a 13.25 inch Walnut bowl with a bit of Blood wood to serve as eye candy.

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