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Wood Burning on Cutting Board

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Project by mel52 posted 03-24-2019 12:28 AM 398 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been practicing with my wood burning tools lately and wanted to put something on a project other than scrap wood. Found an unfinished cutting board laying around and thought why not. The board is 10 X 14 inches. It was 1 inch thick but was planed a couple times to erase my mistakes. It is made of Claro Walnut and Maple. Walnut is harder to burn than my practice pine, unlike the skin on my fingers. I decided to use a type of vine idea because I thought it might flow around the edges better. I hope to get better at wood burning in the future for the looks and the safety of my fingers.

-- MEL, Kansas





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BobWemm

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#1 posted 03-24-2019 01:58 AM

Very nice Mel, I really like the pattern.
Gotta watch those fingers. LOL

Great job.

Bob

-- Bob, Western Australia, The Sun came up this morning, what a great start to the day. Now it's up to me to make it even better. I've cut this piece of wood 4 times and it's still too damn short.

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majuvla

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#2 posted 03-24-2019 05:34 AM

Sure that’s new and interesting combination of cladic striped board and burning marks. I like to se new, fresh ideas at cutting boards theme.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Joe Lyddon

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#3 posted 03-24-2019 06:01 AM

Very good Mel!

Yes, Why not?

I haven’t tried wood burning on Walnut… I’ll have to try it sometime…

You did a GREAT job on it!

Thank you for posting.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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Cliff

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#4 posted 03-24-2019 01:57 PM

Looks Great…WELL DONE!!!!!

Regards Cliff

-- Cliff Australia : Snoring is good. It blows away all the Sawdust.

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mahdee

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#5 posted 03-24-2019 02:40 PM

Came out beautifully. Good work.

-- earthartandfoods.com

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mel52

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#6 posted 03-25-2019 01:31 AM

Thanks everyone for the comments. They are greatly appreciated. Mel

-- MEL, Kansas

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