Object-Bowl Yew

A heavy splitted piece of a century-old Yew tree found its way in my shop. But i was afraid it could be blown while turning, especially while turning the inside. So i tried to stabilize it with Gaffertape and that worked 🙂 You can see the splits as dark lines through the whole piece.


Wood Species: Yew
Diameter: 320 mm
Height: 210 mm
Wall thickness: 7 mm
  • Turned Dry
  • 3-8 layers wood oil with sanding after each layer (Matte to Semigloss)
  • Polished in two steps (Semigloss)
  • Finally polished with Carnaubawax (Gloss to High-Gloss)

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