After years of pipemaking, I eventually plucked up the courage to try my hand at a blowfish. My fears were not in vain though: the blowfish is one helluva difficult shape! I for one are not for these "frilly" pipes that you see a lot of nowadays. All nooks and crannies and facets and grooves. But, the blowfish is one of those "Master Shapes" that just have to be done. Here is my take on it.