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My signature Saturn Bowls are made from a single piece of wood using a special technique that allows the bowl and the rings to rotate but they can't come apart and they've never been apart. This allows the bowl to be moved off center and also allows the grain to be re-oriented or allows the pattern on my Basket Illusion pieces to be shifted to a new pattern.
A quick demonstration of the rotating rings of one of my signature Saturn bowls. Note that the grain is continuous through the piece and the rings have been cut off-center.
The concept of a Basket Illusion combined with the concept of rotating rings to create something never before seen. The pattern on the front of this piece is based on diamonds but by rotating a group of beads you're able to change the pattern to a starburst/flower design. As an added bonus when you change the pattern on one side you also change the pattern on the other side. When the front is diamonds the back is the starburst/flower, when the front is changed to the starburst the back is dia