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Great Bowl O' Fire 37 Inch Diameter Sculptural Firebowl

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The Great Bowl O' Fire reveals the poetry inspiring even my simplest designs using a torch to cut flame images into a flammable gas storage tank to create a firebowl which can then be plumbed for gas is a perfect example of how I like materials and ideas to work together. That kind of layered metaphor is what I enjoy most about working with recycled materials. Even the natural patina of the sculptures relates directly back to flame in it's coloration_ fiery reds, oranges, yellows and blacks.

On every Great Bowl O' Fire I cut, there is a stylized flame in the shape of a phoenix rising through the embers to symbolize the rebirth of scrap steel into something new and wonderful. The phoenix is always the first flame I cut into the bowl, the beginning of its transformation.

As Gabriel Guzman writes in The Daily Book of Art:

"Who would have thought that a bowl of fire could be so beautiful? Hand-cut out of recycled steel, these bowls combine sculpture and function to create unique works of art with industrial flair that provide warmth and an exciting centerpiece for events. When in use, the flame-like edges of these bowls cast mesmerizing shadows that dance across the ground, acting as part of the art."

Sculptural Firebowls handmade by artist John T. Unger are luxury fire features valued for exceptional craftsmanship, beauty and design. American made firepits, hand cut from recycled steel, John T. Unger’s Sculptural Firebowls have been featured in The New York Times, HGTV and DIY Network. John T. Unger was the first artist to create firebowls in this style and has shipped over 1500 firebowls to all 50 states and over 15 countries.

Great Bowl O' Fire 37 inch Dimensions: 37" Diameter, 22" high overall, base is 12" in diameter. Weight: 115 pounds. Thickness: 37 inch Sculptural Firebowls are cut from quarter inch steel, TEN TIMES thicker than mass-produced fire pits.

Material: Sculptural Firebowls are hand made from recycled American made High-Strength, Low-Alloy, Cold-Rolled Steel.

Propane and Natural Gas:
Sculptural Firebowls are suitable for wood, propane or natural gas and ship ready-to-fit for clean-burning propane or natural gas. Gas upgrade kits are sold separately by Steven Stegall at FireCrystals. Steven has designed an easy-to-install, drop-in kit for gas conversion. To order call Steven at 866.875.6615.

Free White Glove Delivery:
Your Sculptural Firebowl arrives on a delivery truck with a lift gate. A two man team will unpack your firebowl, place it in your location of choice, assemble it for you and remove all packaging when finished.

Price includes shipping for US orders and Canada, excluding Alaska and Hawaii.

You can experience the Great Bowl O' Fire at:

Rumfire, Waikiki, HI
Sandals Resorts International, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Tiki Beach, Grand Cayman Island
Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas
Westside Tennis Club, 1200 Wilcrest, Houston, TX
Fiamme Restaurant, Naperville, IL
Spirit Ridge Vineyard Resort & Spa, Osoyoos, BC, Canada
Parc hotel, Honolulu, HI
Landmark Resort Hotel, Myrtle Beach, SC
Wizard Academy, Austin, TX
Serenity's Resort, Trout Lake WA
Brick Oven Courtyard Grille, Topeka, KS
Fire Grill Inc, Rodney Bay, St. Lucia, West Indies
Ascension Church, Oak Park, IL
St. Andrew Church, Saline, MI
St. Joan of Arc Church Lisle, IL
Iron Horse Church Axtell, TX
Saint Lawrence Catholic Church, Louisville, KY
Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes, MN
The Great Bowl O' Fire reveals the poetry inspiring even my simplest designs using a torch to cut flame images into a flammable gas storage tank to create a firebowl which can then be plumbed for gas is a perfect example of how I like materials and ideas to work together. That kind of layered metaphor is what I enjoy most about working with recycled materials. Even the natural patina of the sculptures relates directly back to flame in it's coloration_ fiery reds, oranges, yellows and blacks.

On every Great Bowl O' Fire I cut, there is a stylized flame in the shape of a phoenix rising through the embers to symbolize the rebirth of scrap steel into something new and wonderful. The phoenix is always the first flame I cut into the bowl, the beginning of its transformation.

As Gabriel Guzman writes in The Daily Book of Art:

"Who would have thought that a bowl of fire could be so beautiful? Hand-cut out of recycled steel, these bowls combine sculpture and function to create unique works of art with industrial flair that provide warmth and an exciting centerpiece for events. When in use, the flame-like edges of these bowls cast mesmerizing shadows that dance across the ground, acting as part of the art."

Sculptural Firebowls handmade by artist John T. Unger are luxury fire features valued for exceptional craftsmanship, beauty and design. American made firepits, hand cut from recycled steel, John T. Unger’s Sculptural Firebowls have been featured in The New York Times, HGTV and DIY Network. John T. Unger was the first artist to create firebowls in this style and has shipped over 1500 firebowls to all 50 states and over 15 countries.

Great Bowl O' Fire 37 inch Dimensions: 37" Diameter, 22" high overall, base is 12" in diameter. Weight: 115 pounds. Thickness: 37 inch Sculptural Firebowls are cut from quarter inch steel, TEN TIMES thicker than mass-produced fire pits.

Material: Sculptural Firebowls are hand made from recycled American made High-Strength, Low-Alloy, Cold-Rolled Steel.

Propane and Natural Gas:
Sculptural Firebowls are suitable for wood, propane or natural gas and ship ready-to-fit for clean-burning propane or natural gas. Gas upgrade kits are sold separately by Steven Stegall at FireCrystals. Steven has designed an easy-to-install, drop-in kit for gas conversion. To order call Steven at 866.875.6615.

Free White Glove Delivery:
Your Sculptural Firebowl arrives on a delivery truck with a lift gate. A two man team will unpack your firebowl, place it in your location of choice, assemble it for you and remove all packaging when finished.

Price includes shipping for US orders and Canada, excluding Alaska and Hawaii.

You can experience the Great Bowl O' Fire at:

Rumfire, Waikiki, HI
Sandals Resorts International, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Tiki Beach, Grand Cayman Island
Westin Ka'anapali Ocean Resort Villas
Westside Tennis Club, 1200 Wilcrest, Houston, TX
Fiamme Restaurant, Naperville, IL
Spirit Ridge Vineyard Resort & Spa, Osoyoos, BC, Canada
Parc hotel, Honolulu, HI
Landmark Resort Hotel, Myrtle Beach, SC
Wizard Academy, Austin, TX
Serenity's Resort, Trout Lake WA
Brick Oven Courtyard Grille, Topeka, KS
Fire Grill Inc, Rodney Bay, St. Lucia, West Indies
Ascension Church, Oak Park, IL
St. Andrew Church, Saline, MI
St. Joan of Arc Church Lisle, IL
Iron Horse Church Axtell, TX
Saint Lawrence Catholic Church, Louisville, KY
Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes, MN

Reviews

0 out of 5 stars
(24)
Reviewed by Nicole Nelson
5 out of 5 stars
Nov 11, 2015
This is absolutely stunning! We love it so much and feel honored to enjoy this art under many moons. Thank you John!
Great Bowl O' Fire 37 Inch Diameter Sculptural Firebowl

Reviewed by Anonymous
5 out of 5 stars
Sep 29, 2011
Arrived today. What an incredible, commanding piece of functional art.
Great Bowl O Fire Recycled Steel Firepit 37 Inch Diameter

Reviewed by Anonymous
5 out of 5 stars
Aug 22, 2011
It's so beautiful! We're really pleased. Thanks so much for adding to the beauty of our backyard renovation.
Great Bowl O Fire Recycled Steel Firepit 37 Inch Diameter

Reviewed by Anonymous
5 out of 5 stars
Nov 5, 2010
Absolutely fantastic!! This firebowl is wonderful and will be the perfect addition to my New Orleans garden. Can't wait to use it.
37 inch Fiery Fleur-de-Lis Modern Steel Firebowl

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That said, in a decade of artmaking and with over 1400 firebowls sold, I have never had an unsatisfied customer desirous of a return.

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Great Bowl O' Fire 37 Inch Diameter Sculptural Firebowl

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  • Materials: recycled, steel, rust finish
  • Feedback: 24 reviews
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