This piece will be in the AAW Professional Outreach eBay auction in April. All
the money raised by the auction benefits the AAW Professional
Outreach Program for
improvements including updating the AAW website.
EDIT: The AAW charity auction is going currently, until morning of
April 16 (Saturday). All of the auctions can be seen
The outside and inside of the piece have been sandblasted and
a pigment has been applied. Notice that the rings in the upper
section of the vessel are darker and redder than the lower section.
This is because this is the heartwood of the tree, and the sapwood
forms the lower secion.
Here's a detail shot looking down into the bowl showing the