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This section will be an ongoing project. It will have images of my bowls that are for sale, and some pictures of how I transform the tree log into a finished bowl.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In 2007 we experienced a devastating ice storm that destroyed thousands of trees and left our city without power for up to 2 weeks. Here are some images of that event. From that event I was able to salvage some trees from the burn pile, and make some bowls.

 

 

 

 

 

Spalted walnut plate. 10 3/4″ dia. x 1 3/8″ tall. $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Elm bowl from 2007 Ice Storm. 9″ dia. x 1 1/2″ tall. $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

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Hard maple bowl # 2014-394, measures 7 1/4″ dia. x 2 7/8″ tall. This piece has a very tight grain and chatoyance or tiger eye effect in it. $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

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Quarter sawed red oak bowl with a striking patch of  spalt and a defined rim. This is # 2014 – 521 and measures 13 1/4″ dia. x 3 1/2″ tall. $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

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Black locust bowl with a closed rolled rim # 2016-487. This piece features some sap wood on one edge and some spaltind, as well as an eye appearance in the grain. It measures 9 3/4″ dia. x 3 1/2″ tall. $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

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#2016 – 627 is a cherry bowl with a rounded bottom. It measures 6 5/8″ dia. x 1 1/2″ tall. $30.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

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Cherry bowl # 2016 – 628, measures 6 5/8″ dia. x 1 3/8″ tall. $30.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2016 – 166  is a cherry closed rim bowl made from wood collected after the 2007 ice storm. It is 7 1/2″ dia. x 2 3/4″ tall, $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maple plate # 2016 – 293 is from the 2007 ice storm and has a live edge on one section and a wave rim. Measuring 9 7/8″ dia. x 1″ tall, this spalted and fine grain plate is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

# 2016 – 40 is a natural edge walnut bowl measuring 7 3/8″ dia. x 2 3/4″ tall. $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 30 is a maple natural edge hollow form. Measuring 6 1/4″ dia. x 3″ tall, it is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Walnut natural edge bowl, #2017 – 67, measures 4″ dia. x 3″ tall. $20.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maple hollow form from the 2007 ice storm. This is #2017 – 299 and measures 4 1/2″ dia. x 3″ tall and shows a fine and flowing grain structure. $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 635 is a cherry burl bowl, measuring 6 5/8″ dia. x 1 3/8″ tall. $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 661 is padauk and measures 10 1/2″ dia. x 3/4″ tall and not for sale.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 366 is a sycamore bowl with a sunburst on the inside. It measures 13″ dia. x 2 1/2″ tall and is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 544 is a red oak bowl measuring 12 3/4″ dia. x 3 1/4″ tall. Not for sale.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 498 is a cherry bowl measuring 7 1/4″ dia. x 1 1/2″ tall. $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 287 is a heavily spalted maple plate that also has exceptional figure in the grain. Measuring 9″ dia. x 7/8″ tall it is $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 556 is a large white oak bowl with a few unique attributes; wavy rim, voids and a swirled grain. Measuring 16 3/4″ dia. x 4 3/4″ tall it is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 420 is a spalted red oak platter with dark streaking through half of the piece. The streaking was caused by an iron object embedded in the tree as it grew and the iron reacted with the tannins of the tree to leave the dark gray colour. The image in the center is a closeup of the iron, a nail. This piece measures 14 1/4″ dia. x 1″ tall and is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 659 is cherry burl showing a granite look and finished to a super smooth touch. Measuring 10 1/4″ dia. x 3″ tall it is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 636 is a walnut “finger bowl”, named from the coves that have been cut surrounding the outside wall of the bowl. These coves provide a gripping surface for your fingers when you pick up the piece. This bowl measures 15 1/4″ dia. x 5 3/8″ tall and has a high tactile quality along with a myriad of swirls in the grain. $250.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 601 is a persimmon bowl that retains some of its bark layer on opposite sides of the rim. The peaked rim is a result of the drying process of the wood. Most times the rims are worked down to be flat, but some times I prefer to keep the changes in place. Measuring 8 3/4″ dia. x 2 1/2″ tall it is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 72 is a sycamore closed rim bowl. This piece has a symmetrical, sweeping grain pattern and is finished to highlight the lines and delicate tactile quality. Measures 6 1/4″ dia. x 2 1/2″ tall, it is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 650 is a cherry burl bowl cut from a limb of the tree. This piece measures 7″ long x 6″ wide and 1 5/8″ tall. $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 642 is a cherry burl bowl measuring 7 1/2″ dia. x 2 1/2″ tall. $80.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 744 is a Padauk plate measuring 14″ dia. x 1″ tall. Not for sale.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 739 is a maple bowl showing some spalting. This piece measures 8 3/8″ dia. x 1 1/2″ tall and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 700 is a walnut bowl measuring 7 1/4″ dia. x 1 3/4″ tall. This piece has a symmetrical pattern in the grain and colour. $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 746 is a spalted maple bowl measuring 6 3/4″ dia. x 2″ tall. $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 785 is another sweet gum “second chance bowl” and measures 9 3/8″ x 7 3/8″ x 1 7/8″ tall. $30.00  USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 784 is another sweet gum “second chance bowl” and measures 9 1/2″ x 7 3/8″ x 1 1/2″ tall. $30.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 786 is another sweet gum “second chance bowl” measuring 9 1/2″ dia. x 1 7/8″ tall. $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 698 is a walnut bowl showing heartwood, sapwood, and some bark residue. This piece measures 7 5/8″ dia. x 2 1/2″ tall and is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 695 is a walnut bowl with a natural edge bark rim. This piece measures 7 3/8″ dia. x 4″ tall and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2018 – 707 is a sweet gum bowl measuring 17 1/4″ dia. x 4 3/4″ tall. $150.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2017 – 825 is a bloodwood bowl measuring 7 3/4″ dia. x 1 5/8″ tall. This piece is not for sale.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2018 – 402 is a maple bowl measuring 6 5/8″ dia. x 2 1/2″ tall. $35.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2018 – 173 is a cherry bowl made from wood salvaged from the 2007 ice storm. This piece measures 5″ dia. x 2 1/2″ tall. $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2018 – 838 is a test piece turned from a fir glue lamination beam salvaged from a job site. This piece has both blue and yellow dye airbrushed into each other inside and outside, and measures 11 3/4″ dia. x 4 1/4″ tall. This is not for sale.

 

 

 

 

 

 

#2018 – 727 is a box elder platter with a wave rim and black, red, yellow dye airbrushed on the inside. This piece measures 12 3/4″ dia. x 2 1/4″ tall and is not for sale.

 

 

#2018 – 434 is a hard maple bowl with scattered spalting and an abundance of chatoyance throughout the bowl, giving a sense of movement as the piece rotates in the light. With it’s stunning visual appeal and fine tactile quality, this is an exceptional piece. Measuring 9 3/4″ dia. x 3 3/4″ tall it is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 855 is a maple plate that measures 7 1/2″ dia. x 1 1/4″ tall. It is $35.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 844 is a box elder bowl that has the rim textured and dyes applied to the rim and inner surface. This piece is 6 7/8″ dia. x 1 1/4″ tall. $35.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 843 is a box elder bowl measuring 6 5/8″ dia. x 1 1/8″ tall. $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 816 is a figured maple bowl with an unusual grain pattern and colouring. Measuring 11 7/8″ dia. x 2″ tall it is $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

#2018 – 450 is a walnut plate. This piece measures 8 1/4″ dia. x 1 1/4″ tall and is $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 884 is a spalted box elder bowl measuring 9″ dia. x 3 1/2″ tall. $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

#2018 – 818 is a shallow cherry bowl and measures 14 1/4″ dia. x 2 1/4″ tall. with a fine grain and a satin finish it is $125.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 778 is a spalted and figured box elder bowl that measures 13 3/4″ dia. x 3 1/2″ tall. The natural beauty of the wood and the size of the piece makes a very impressive statement. It is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 42 is a natural edge walnut bowl. Measuring 7 1/2″ dia. x 3 1/2″ tall it is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 422 is a red oak platter showing some sap wood at the lower edge, some spalting throughout and the dark iron oxide area near the upper edge of the piece. This measures 14″ x 1″ and is $80.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 920 is a redwood burl platter measuring 13 3/4″ x 1 5/8″. This special piece shows a wild grain throughout and will make a statement in any home. $200.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 913 is a redwood burl bowl measuring 6 3/8″ x 1 7/8″ and is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 915 is a redwood burl bowl measuring 5 1/2″ x 1 1/2″ and is $35.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 914 is a redwood burl bowl measuring 5 1/8″ x 1 3/4″ and is $35.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 917 is a redwood burl bowl measuring 4 7/8″ x 1 1/2″ and is $30.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 918 is a redwood burl bowl measuring 3 3/4″ x 1 3/4″ and is $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 919 is a redwood burl closed rim bowl measuring 3 3/4″ x 1 3/4″ and is $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 776 is a box elder bowl showing some spalting and a unique pattern in the grain. Measuring 9 3/4″ x 4 1/4″ it is $70.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 722 is a maple bowl with just enough red/yellow dyes to allow the natural grain and character of the wood come through. This piece is lacquered and polished to a high sheen and a satin feel. Measuring 11 1/8″ x 4 1/4″ it is $80.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 853 is a hackberry bowl with a void and very dynamic grain. This piece measures 9 3/4″ x 2 1/2″ and is $55.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2018 – 780 is a box elder wobble bowl with yellow dye on the inside and red dye to the outside and some texturing just below the rim. This bowl has a rounded base causing it to wobble as it is set on a table. It does settle it an upright position. Measuring 6 1/4″ x 2″ it is $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 821 is a cherry platter measuring 13 3/4″ x 2″ and is $80.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 820 is a cherry platter measuring 13 3/4″ x 1 7/8″ and is $80.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 819 is a cherry platter measuring 14 7/8″ x 1 7/8″ and is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2019 – 909 is a sycamore yarn bowl. Measuring 7 3/8″ x 4 1/8″ it is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2019 – 1006 is a mahogany bowl made from some limbs salvaged after Hurricane Marylin hit St. Croix  USVI in 1995.  This piece measures 6 7/8″ x 2 3/4″ and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 1007 is a mahogany bowl made from some limbs salvaged after Hurricane Marylin hit St. Croix  USVI in 1995. This piece has some worm holes through it and measures        7″ x 2 1/2″ and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 1008 is a mahogany bowl made from some limbs salvaged after Hurricane Marylin hit St. Croix  USVI in 1995. This piece has some worm holes through it and measures 7″ x 3 1/4″and is $55.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 1010 is a mahogany bowl made from some limbs salvaged after Hurricane Marylin hit St. Croix  USVI in 1995. This piece has some spalting on the outside. It measures 6 1/2″ x 2 7/8″ and is $55.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

#2019 – 893 is a bradford pear bowl. This piece measures 10 1/8″ x 1 3/4″ and is $70.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 921 is a hard maple bowl. This piece measures 12″ x 4 1/2″ and is $150.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 922 is a hard maple bowl. This piece measures 8 3/4″ x 2 3/4″ and is $70.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 923 is a hard maple ring bowl. This design is for those who remove their rings or other jewelry at night or before preparing food in the kitchen. The finger in the middle will accept your rings and the bowl surrounding will accommodate other treasures, keeping all in one place. This piece measures 6″ x 1 1/2″ and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 935 is a maple bowl that has the appearance of marble because of the spalting and curl in the grain. This piece measures 11 7/8″ x 3 1/2″ and is $150.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2019 – 937 is a maple bowl with some spalting and the curl in the grain gives a shimmering effect. This piece measures 6″ x 1 1/4″ and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 941 is a drop rim maple bowl. This piece has significant spalting and curl in the grain that makes it stand out in a crowd. Measuring 10 3/4″ x 4 1/2″ it is $150.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 942 is a spalted and curly grained maple bowl. This piece measures 7 3/4″ x 2 1/4″ and is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 943 is a spalted and curly grained bowl with the addition of some yellow and a dash of purple dye. Polished to a high gloss, the grain is clearly visible under the applied dyes. Measuring 4 3/4″ x 1″ it is $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2019 – 737 is a box elder shallow bowl with a natural void. The colour is from the spalting effect and there is significant curl in the grain of the piece. Measuring 12 1/4″ x 2 1/8″ it is $110.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

Walnut hollow form measures 2 3/4″ x 2 1/2″ and is $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

Maple off center goblet measures 2 7/8″ x 8 3/4″. $40.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

Sweet gum bowl measures 10″ x 4″. $80.00 USD + S&H.

 

Red oak bowl measures 10 5/8″ x 3 1/2″. $70.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

Bamboo platter measures 12″ x 3/4″. $35.00 USD + S&H.

 

White oak quarter sawn platter measures 17″ x 1 3/4″. $120.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

White oak hollow form with a blend of various wax dyes. This piece measures 7″ x 15 1/2″ and is $120.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

 

#2020 – 1102 is a persimmon plate. This measures 5 3/4″ dia. x 7/8″ and is $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 1103 is a persimmon plate. This measures 5 3/4″ dia. x 7/8″ and is $25.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 1019 is a persimmon bowl. This measures 9″ dia. x 3 1/4″ and is $65.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 1030 is a cherry bowl. Measuring 8 1/4″ dia. x 3″ it is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 1084 is a flame box elder closed rim bowl. Measuring 7 3/4″ dia. x 2 3/4″ it is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 836 is a cherry bowl. Measuring 7 1/8″ dia. x 1 1/2″ it is $35.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 456 is a cherry bowl. Measuring 8 3/4″ dia. x 2″ it is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 1000 is a quarter sawn white oak platter. Measuring 14″ dia. x 2 5/8″ it is $95.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 977 is a quarter sawn white oak platter with some dyed epoxy filler. Measuring 14 1/4″ dia. x 1 1/2″ it is $95.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2019 – 1038 is a large walnut bowl showing the transition from the light coloured sapwood to the dark brown heartwood. This exceptional piece measures 17 3/4″ dia. x 5 3/4″ and is $300.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1115 is an ash bowl heavily perforated by insects then dyed with electric blue dye and some acrylic and glow in the dark accents. This piece measures -7 7/8″ dia. x 2 1/2″ and is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

# 2020 – 1114 is an ash bowl heavily perforated by insects then blue and green dyes, some touches of colourful acrylic and finally some glow in the dark treatment to the two bark edges at the rim are applied. This piece measures 10 1/2″ dia. x 3 7/8″ and is $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1113 is an ash bowl heavily perforated by insects then blue and green dyes applied and some glow in the dark treatment on the two bark edges. This piece measures 13″ dia. x 6 1/2″ and is $175.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1127 is a two tone maple bowl with some spalted lines throughout. This piece measures 8 3/4″ dia. x 3 5/8″ and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1129 is a shallow 4 sided cherry bowl with a natural edge on one side. This piece measures 10 1/4″ x 7 1/2″ x 2 3/4″ and is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1128 is a 4 sided cherry bowl with a natural edge on one side. This piece measures 11 1/2″ x 7 3/4″ x 4″ and is $50.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 985 is a flame box elder bowl with a spectacular display of naturally occurring red. This piece measures 10 1/4″ dia. x 5″ and is $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1125 is a maple bowl with red dye inside and a black accent on the rim. The outside is natural. This piece measures 8 7/8″ dia. x 1 7/8″ and is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1124 is a shallow figured maple bowl with a wide rim dyed pale blue and 2 black accent rings. The dye allows the figure of the grain to be seen through. Measuring 8 7/8″ dia. x 1 1/2″ it is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1098 is a natural edge figured maple bowl with a kaleidoscope of colour outside and charcoal gray inside. The figure of the grain is visible through the dyes. This welcoming piece is 13″ dia. x 7 1/2″ and is $250.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 580 is a walnut bowl measuring 9 1/2″ x 4″. $70.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 1100 is a maple bowl measuring 11 3/8″ x 4 7/8″. This piece has symmetry in the grain and an “eye” on the inside wall. $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 896 is a large bradford pear bowl with some figure in the grain. There is a remnant of bark and bark inclusion on the outside wall. Measures 13 1/2″ x 3 3/4″ and is $125.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 897 is a bradford pear bowl and measures 10 1/2″ x 3 1/2″. $80.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 894 is a bradford pear bowl and measures 9 1/2″ x 2 1/2″. $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 371 is a sycamore closed rim bowl. The unique grain of sycamore is well represented here along with some figure. This piece measures 9 3/4″ x 2 3/8″ and is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 728 is a spectacular and relatively rare buckeye bowl. The natural colouring and figure in this piece is exceptional with what resembles a flower in the wall of the bowl. This piece is a real treasure. Measuring 10 1/2″ x 5″ it is $175.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2018 – 728 is a maple crotch bowl with natural edge. This measures 14″ x 5″ and is $150.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 439 is a walnut plate at 9″ x 3/4″ and is $45.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 604 is a persimmon bowl with bark on either side. Measuring 9″ x 2″ it is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 505 is a sycamore bowl with some blue epoxy inlay. The bowl is 13″ x 4 1/8″ and is $110.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 509 is a sycamore bowl with some red epoxy inlay. This bowl measures 12 1/4″ x 4 1/8″ and is $100.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 858 is a large hackberry bowl measuring 14″ x 5″ and is $130.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 447 is a walnut bowl measuring 11″ x 3 1/4″ and is $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 451 is a walnut bowl measuring 11 3/8″ x 2 7/8″ and is $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 522 is a red oak bowl with some spalt and bark inclusion. This piece is 11 1/8″ x 3 5/8″ and is priced $90.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 717 is a sweet gum bowl measuring 12 5/8″ x 3 1/8″. Priced at $120.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 964 is a large pecan bowl at 15″ x 3 1/2″. Priced at $140.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 1146 is a figured maple hollow form with various dyes. Measuring 7″ x 3″ it is $60.00 USD + S&H.

 

 

#2020 – 982 is a flame box elder shallow bowl. Measuring 5″ x 1 3/8″ it is $20.00 USD + S&H.

 

#2020 – 983 is a flame box elder bowl measuring 7 1/2″ x 2 1/2″ and priced $45.00 USD + S&H.