In preparing for my TV appearance on Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family show, I experimented with an easy to make, easy to teach, watermelon bowl. Here’s the evolution of my leaf pattern watermelon bowl as I played around with the idea.
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I thought it looked too boring. So I tried adding a pedestal base to the bowl.
I thought it still looked too boring. There is not enough contrasting light areas to make the leaves stand out visually.
Then I put the base back under the bowl to get the following completed look.
Completed Leaf Pattern Watermelon Bowl
This is the result that I liked best.
Maybe my experimentation with my leaf pattern watermelon bowl will give you some ideas.
Is this what I’ll be demonstrating or carving for my upcoming appearance on Home and Family? Nope. I’ll be doing something else. You’ll have to watch and see.
Learn how to make this beautiful leaf pattern bowl as an EXTRA BONUS in our Star Flower Bowl lessons. Click here to find out more.