LumberJocks

Cutting boards

  • Advertise with us
Project by kine97/Theresa posted 04-17-2009 02:55 PM 3417 views 20 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I know there have been a lot of cuttingboards posted, but I enjoy seeing
the different patterns and styles posted, and variations of earlier boards.
I made a few for next Christmas gifts for family. I had been working on
kitchen cabinets, but had to stop temporarily because children moved back
home, and took my assembled cabinet carcass storage spots over (their old bedrooms).

The woods used are Cherry, Walnut, Maple, Jatoba, and Sassafras. I used up scraps
in making some of the boards. Some end grain boards, some long grain.

-- "My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning, and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can." -Cary Grant





16 comments so far

View Jimthecarver's profile

Jimthecarver

1122 posts in 2471 days


#1 posted 04-17-2009 03:09 PM

In a word” Beautiful”
Great job…..I like the designs.

-- Can't never could do anything, to try is to advance.

View Bullet's profile

Bullet

150 posts in 2015 days


#2 posted 04-17-2009 03:26 PM

Nice! But I think I’d have a hard time using my Henckels on brick!

-- Anything is possible when you have no idea what you're talking about.

View jockmike2's profile

jockmike2

10635 posts in 2932 days


#3 posted 04-17-2009 03:49 PM

Very cool looking bunch of (what do you call a bunch of cutting boards)?. A beavy, a cutting, a knifing, a differing, a slicing, a lot of cutting boards.? Whatever. They all look cool.

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

View isetegija's profile

isetegija

762 posts in 2200 days


#4 posted 04-17-2009 05:26 PM

Those are nice , very well done.

Thanks for sharing with us.

-- Not my woodworking http://woodworkessence.com/

View steiner's profile

steiner

277 posts in 2036 days


#5 posted 04-17-2009 08:29 PM

All those boards together make a nice photo.

-- Scott - Katy, Texas

View ellen35's profile

ellen35

2576 posts in 2118 days


#6 posted 04-17-2009 10:46 PM

You can never have enough cutting boards. And…they are the most relaxing project to make. Yours are outstanding!

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

View JoeCool's profile

JoeCool

83 posts in 2117 days


#7 posted 04-17-2009 10:49 PM

wow that is amazing thanks for sharing

-- Joe Cool

View Spoontaneous's profile

Spoontaneous

1319 posts in 2015 days


#8 posted 04-17-2009 10:52 PM

I love those brick patterns. Really, really cool. I wonder what a dresser would look like with that? nice work.

-- I just got done cutting three boards and all four of them were too short. (true story)

View closetguy's profile

closetguy

744 posts in 2577 days


#9 posted 04-18-2009 03:57 AM

Nice boards. You’ve given me some new design ideas. Well done!

-- I don't make mistakes, only design changes....www.dgmwoodworks.com

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112294 posts in 2263 days


#10 posted 04-19-2009 07:16 AM

I like the brick pattern style board

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View dewoodwork's profile

dewoodwork

149 posts in 2641 days


#11 posted 05-10-2009 08:31 PM

Wow! been going to town on those boards haven’t you. They all look great and I realy like the brick patterns.

-- Express creativity with wood, Dewayne. Vacaville CA.

View cabinetmaster's profile

cabinetmaster

10874 posts in 2244 days


#12 posted 05-26-2009 10:45 PM

Wow. You got some great looking cutting boards there. Great job.

-- Jerry--A man can never have enough tools or clamps

View hardwoodflooring's profile

hardwoodflooring

202 posts in 1883 days


#13 posted 11-14-2009 03:34 PM

Wow great looking cutting boards.

-- hardwood, South Carolina, http://www.palmettohardwood.com

View TurnTurnTurn's profile

TurnTurnTurn

589 posts in 1795 days


#14 posted 01-07-2010 03:26 AM

Great patterns, thanks for sharing!!!!

-- TurnTurnTurn

View SteveHem's profile

SteveHem

2 posts in 1187 days


#15 posted 07-27-2011 10:43 PM

They would make great gifts at Christmas time! :)

showing 1 through 15 of 16 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase