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Project by hotncold posted 41 days ago 1322 views 13 times favorited 21 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I offer this cutting board in appreciation of the posts (and fantastic work) from degoose who inspired me to attempt this project. I’ve never done anything like this before and thanks to his tutorial, I finally made the attempt.
After a false start or two, I was quite pleased with the result of this one.

Five months ago I could never have imagined that I could create anything remotely resembling the artistry that I have seen on Lumberjocks and every day I continue to be in awe of the creations that are presented here. I applaud every single post from every single aspiring woodworker and all of the artists represented here.

Thanks,

-- Dennie - Tennessee - Every Pro was once an Amateur. Every Expert was once a Beginner. So dream Big and start Now!





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majuvla

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#1 posted 41 days ago

Verry nice board. Perfect ’’attempt’’!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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deon

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#2 posted 41 days ago

Looks great, well done

-- Dreaming patterns

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robscastle

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#3 posted 41 days ago

Hey thats good work hotncold
He will be chuffed !!
Or worried thats a very good effort!!
Possibly a good thing you are inTennessee!!

Look forward to seeing your next project !!

-- Regards Robert

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degoose

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#4 posted 41 days ago

I am indeed chuffed… you have done a wonderful job on the weave… look forward to seeing whats next…
[See If you think you can or you think you can’t you are right]

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Roger

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#5 posted 41 days ago

Super nice board Dennie.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Monte Pittman

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#6 posted 41 days ago

Degoose is the master. You have done very well.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Henry Mowry

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#7 posted 41 days ago

Perfectly stated, and beautiful work. Congrats!

-- Henry Mowry, Santa Clarita, CA, http://www.MowryJournal.com

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geekwoodworker

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#8 posted 41 days ago

looks great. I need to make one for the wife.

-- Sean G, Barrie, Ontario

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Grant Davis

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#9 posted 41 days ago

Looks great, thanks for posting the inspiration to give it a try myself when time permits.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 41 days ago

Not only is Degoose a fine craftsman he is also highly productive. He’s a good man to follow and learn from. You did a good job on this, Dennie.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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oldnovice

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#11 posted 41 days ago

Woven wood is an eye catcher and this one does that! Larry won’t be upset as imitation is the sincerest form of flattery!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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hotncold

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#12 posted 41 days ago

”Not only is Degoose a fine craftsman he is also highly productive.”
That is so true. I can’t tell you how many times I had to watch his video before doing this board!
Also, this morning I had to google “chuffed” just to make sure that I wasn’t upsetting him! Whew!
Thanks Larry (degoose) !!

-- Dennie - Tennessee - Every Pro was once an Amateur. Every Expert was once a Beginner. So dream Big and start Now!

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FuseCraft

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#13 posted 41 days ago

Wow, that is an amazing design.

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eddie

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#14 posted 41 days ago

great build , hes a master for sure ,looks good

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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robscastle

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#15 posted 40 days ago

I took another look at your post and checked out the tutorial again after so many great feedback comments.

I still do not think I have the equipment or the skills to even attempt this project.
Far too much accuracy required and intimate ability to cut repetion sections as per degoose’s post.
Its beyond my capabiliies (and mindset) at the moment.

You still did a fantastic job, and may be later I ‘may” try but for the time being I am happy to leave it to the experts.

Just goes to show with the right mentoring and the mind set the ability to attempt such a complex job, it can be done.

-- Regards Robert

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