Bowls and spoons for sale, Aug 23 2017

 

Some items finished up lately. The first two in a series of bird bowls. I had some very large crooks recently, made some large spoons then dedicated some of these oversized crooks to bowls. And, a small run of straight-grained serving/cooking spoons.

I got some questions about the bowls, what does the blank look like? – here is a roughed-out bowl superimposed on top of its other half of the crook – had to cradle the crook in a notched block so it would stand for its photo. Gives some idea of where you can find these in a tree. They can be trouble to split. This one was 5″ in diameter, and 24″ tip to tip. Cherry.

 

and here is that roughed-out bowl grabbed between two wooden bench dogs – this is how I get at it to do the gouge work. If I keep getting crooks like this, I’m going to make a larger more robust set of these dogs. Note the notches in the inside faces.

If you would like to order a spoon or bowl, just leave a comment here about which one you’d like. Then I can send a paypal invoice,  or you can mail a check the old fashioned way. Either one is fine with me. Prices include shipping in the US – further afield and I’ll figure an additional shipping charge. Thanks as always for the support.

All these items are finished with food-grade flax oil.

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cherry bird bowl –

L: 15″  H: (at front) 7 1/4″
$500

 

Birch bowl – SOLD
L: 10 3/4″ H: (at front) 7 1/4″

SPOONS –

Aug spoon 1 – cherry, crook. This spoon blank left me with a very long, narrow bowl. Overall a long spoon. Great crook shape, I couldn’t resist.

L: 13 7/8″   W:  2 1/8″
$125 includes shipping in US

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Large cherry crook #3   – SOLD

L: 13″  W: 3 1/2″
$150 includes shipping in US

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Large cherry crook #2

L: 13″  W:  4″
$150 includes shipping in US.

 

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Now, a series of straight-grained spoons for cooking or serving.

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Aug spoon #1; birch   SOLD

L: 11″  W: 2 5/8″
$85

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Aug spoon #2; birch  SOLD

L: 10 1/2″  W: 2 1/2″
$85

 

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Aug spoon #3; birch

L: 10 1/2″  W: 2 5/8″
$85

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Aug spoon #4; birch  SOLD

L: 9 1/2″  W: 2 1/2″
$85

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Aug spoon #5; birch   – SOLD

L: 8 1/2″  W:  2 3/4″
$75

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Aug spoon #6; walnut   – SOLD

L:  10 1/2″ W: 2 3/4″
$85

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