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Thread: Yew bowl

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    Yew bowl



    Approx 7" tall & 4" max dia. From a yew branch I ws given some time ago




    Approx 10" dia this is cut from a stump I have been given. Loads more to chop up. Be intersting to see what the wod is like. This seems really dark

    Pete

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    Beautiful work Pete. I love the form of the second one...might have to try one like it. Well Done.
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    Both are very nice. I really like the end grain piece.

    Terry

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    Both of those are beauties Pete. I really like the first one. Well done.
    Bernie W.

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    They are both beauties, Pete. I can't even pick a favorite; they both have so much going for them in different ways. Just lovely.
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    become so uncommon?

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    Pete - I like them both! Very nice work keeping both of them so thin! Beautiful woods and rich colors! They both grab your attention! Again - nice work!
    Steve

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    Great jobs! Pete, I like them both not only because of their beauty but also because yew is one of my favorite woods.
    Best regards,
    Toni

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