This was a commissioned "bear themed" hand carved decorative bowl. The clients son was nick named Sugar Bear when young. This artisan bowl was carved from a 8"x8"x2" hunk of Claro Walnut Burl from Oregon. The bowl has the name carved into the rim and features four bear carvings around the edge. Sanded through 600 grit paper, steel wool and then sealed with Danish Oil. Merry Christmas Sugar Bear! This bowl was hand carved by Mark Alan in studio, Franklin, TN.