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Maple bowl by Robbie Clothier
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Robbie Clothier certainly works hard - very hard - to produce his stunning work.  Starting from green logs, he uses a chainsaw, grinders and, once the timber has been slowly air-dried, finishes it using grades of abrasive right down to 1600 grit.  The final finish is built up through four or five coats.

This example is carved from sugar maple and measures 394mm x 368mm x 89mm (15.1/2" x 14.1/3" x 3.1/2")

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