Seminole pattern inlay in cherry bowl
Turned by Blair Davis. Inlaid by Cynthia Tinapple
Put glue in the channel to enhance bonding
• Fit the polymer strips into the channel
See how the pattern was constructed
• Flatten and smooth the clay
• Trim off the excess
• Fire with a heat gun
• Final sand and finish the clay and the wood

The bowl is cherry and the finish will be much darker. The polymer pattern (Primo) was constructed flat, Seminole quilt style. The bowl has a 17" diameter.

 

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Building the Pattern

 

The bowl has not yet been sanded and finished...see below.
Last updated
Sat, Mar 13, 1999