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    Well this week I finished 2 more bowls. The first is poplar and the second is pine. Bigger than my last little cherry bowl. Still seemed to take a load of sanding and the insides leave a little to be desired (I tried routing out the bottoms with my new toy) but I like how they turned out. Both finished with mineral oil.

    Thanks for looking!

    Tammy
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    Tammy

  • #2
    Looking good, Tammy. The grain is really nice.

    If you want to read about using the router to get a rounded bottom, try to get a copy of Spielman and Roehl's book about making bowls with a scroll saw and router. It's long out of print, but describes a process to make some really impressive stuff.
    Carole

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    • #3
      Very Nice!
      Congratulations, and nice work getting the grain aligned.
      Terry
      Got Moose?

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      • #4
        Beautiful bowls Tammy.
        Linda

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        • #5
          You got he grain on the pine bowl spot on! I had to look real close to see the edges of the rings. Both bowls look great.
          T
          Theresa

          http://WoodNGoods.weebly.com

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          • #6
            Great job Tammy. I like the grain structures on both of them. Thanks for sharing them with us.


            DW
            Life is hard. It is even harder when you are being stupid.
            John Wayne

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            • #7
              Those turned out great! Nice job.

              SQ
              If you can't fix it with sawdust and glue, it's not worth fixing.

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              • #8
                Thanks everyone! I look forward to trying more!
                Tammy

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