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Project by olive posted 05-28-2010 05:54 PM 2006 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a cutting board that I made

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#1 posted 05-28-2010 06:18 PM

Looks great, I like it!

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#2 posted 05-28-2010 06:23 PM

Came out nice

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#3 posted 05-28-2010 06:28 PM

Nice pattern!

How big is this board?

What are the species? I’m guessing walnut, maple, cherry and mahogany?

How are you, or did you finish it?

More details, please!

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#4 posted 05-28-2010 06:30 PM

Wonderful board great job

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#5 posted 05-28-2010 06:51 PM

Good job have you finished yet? I use salad bowl finish with mineral spirits 50/50 mis 7-10 coats really makes them pop! Keep it up.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#6 posted 05-28-2010 09:44 PM

Looks Great what woods did you use?

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#7 posted 05-28-2010 11:44 PM

How does one go about making that pattern for a cutting board?


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#8 posted 05-29-2010 12:42 AM

nice board keep those projects coming

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#9 posted 05-29-2010 04:08 AM

I really like those colors. nice work!

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#10 posted 05-31-2010 03:57 AM

Nice Job!

-- Gary, Little River,SC I've Learned that the Lord didn't do it all in one day and neither can I

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#11 posted 06-03-2010 09:34 PM

This board was from a student of mine. She didn’t care about using it for an actual cutting board, so her wood choices were easier She wanted to make something that looked nice. She thought it could be hung on the wall or used for hot pans on a table. Since she wasn’t using it as a cutting board, she used Walnut, Oak, Ash, Cedar, and Pine. In this picture, she didn’t have any finish on it, but she put some oil based varnish on it at the end of the school year. I think it came out great with all the color contrast and the thin strips slipped in there. Great job Olive!

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