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Turned from River Birch with a bit of splalting. 9"X4" satin WOP and buffed. Because Birch is so lightweight I felt safe using a bit thicker wall (1/2") than normal. Feels good in the hands and holds popcorn just right!
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very nice, both the wood and the turning. Too pretty to put popcorn in though ... send me the popcorn and I'll dispose of it for you.

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Very nice bowl! I love the wood. It amazes to me see how a little difference like the lip sloping down to the outside really changes the appearance of a bowl.

That bowl was perfect right up until that last cut...
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Good looking bowl. Love that spalting.

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Nice lookin' bowl.
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Beautiful bowl...
Nicely turned!

Thanks for sharing!

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Great shape, good rim design, I think you got a winner
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Nice bowl Bill Bolen,
try saying that three times fast. Nice looking piece of wood, good shape.
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Very nicely done! I agree it's too nice for popcorn, but then again it's meant to be enjoyed so have at it.

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