Brother's Wedding Platter

  • Advertise with us
Project by MooreWoodworks posted 07-25-2009 08:37 PM 1245 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a platter I made for my brother’s upcoming wedding. It is made out of black walnut and birdseye maple. I had it engraved to add a little touch. This is part 1 of his wedding gift, part 2 is much bigger but anyways, I hope he likes it.

4 comments so far

View a1Jim's profile


113832 posts in 2667 days

#1 posted 07-26-2009 02:31 AM

Great gift great job

-- Custom furniture

View taidsturning's profile


233 posts in 2485 days

#2 posted 07-26-2009 06:42 PM

I’m sure they will both love it. Excellent gift idea – personal for them and a reminder of you forever.

-- Bill Roberts -- Steal one idea it's called plagerism. Steal a bunch - it's called research

View Chris's profile


327 posts in 3176 days

#3 posted 07-27-2009 12:21 AM

Neat idea, very original and certainly custom. I can be certain in saying he will not be recieivin another gift like that from anyone else at his gathering.

-- Chris Harrell - custom callmaker "Quacky Calls" Eastern NC.

View sgtsprout's profile


71 posts in 1860 days

#4 posted 01-17-2011 04:38 AM

Seen your projects in the “we love to work the wood” section. First off I visited you projects and website and very nice work. Very creative designs that are useful and practical.

Howeve I had a question on the engraving you had done on your brothers platter. My question is at ont point during the prject did you get this engraved. Would you engrave it before finishing? Or can you apply all the finish and allow it to cure then get engaved? I assumed this is a laser engraving, but can you enlgihten me? I am very eager to get a pen engraved and figured I’d ask you if you don’t mind.


-- "There are no gains without pains." -Benjamin Franklin

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