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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 11-27-2016, 11:48 AM Thread Starter
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came up with a block of purple heart and thought I try turning a bowl since I've never turned a bowl before. Turned pens and spindle work but no bowls.

Should have tried something softer but I got it done.
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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old 11-27-2016, 12:23 PM
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It looks great Dan and I like the transition of colour from the purple at the rim to the brown at the bottom.

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Nice Job It should hold a prominent place in your kitchen

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nice end game w. a lot of character....

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If only new layers hadn't been added....

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Looks great, Danny. What did you use as a finish?

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That's very nice , love the wood grain

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Very nice indeed.

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Very nice...unique color pattern...

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Nice. Now I'll have to try turning a bowl. Nice job of turning and love the color and grain of the wood. My question also- finish?

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Great first bowl

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