A couple of cutting boards

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Project by kine97/Theresa posted 08-12-2009 08:22 PM 1736 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

2 more boards put back for Christmas.
Cherry, Maple, and Jatoba.

-- "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

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#1 posted 08-12-2009 08:46 PM

Very nice. I like the marks in the maple, definitely adds character. I just made my first end grain board and also used Jatoba, I think it has an awesome end grain pattern.

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#2 posted 08-12-2009 11:33 PM

Well done.. I like the contrasting yet complimentary choice of timbers and the way the outer borders work.
Grain orientation is well executed. Keep it up.

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

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#3 posted 08-13-2009 01:08 AM

Well done indeed. Those are really nice.

-- -- I'm no rocket surgeon

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#4 posted 08-13-2009 01:27 AM

very pleasing to the eye .
nice work ,
and nice choice of woods !
thanks .

-- david - only thru kindness can this world be whole . If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure. Dan Quayle

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#5 posted 08-13-2009 04:51 AM

Nice looking boards, they will make great gifts.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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#6 posted 08-13-2009 04:53 AM

Fantastic look and design

-- Custom furniture

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#7 posted 08-13-2009 05:03 AM

Nice layout and finish, someone will be surprise in late Dec…Blkcherry

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#8 posted 11-14-2009 03:33 PM

nice looking cutting boards.

-- hardwood, South Carolina,

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#9 posted 11-15-2009 07:18 PM

Very nice boards indeed . You should try a lighter background to help show off the colors of your projects. Throw a white bedsheet or something similar over your furniture that your boards are resting on : ) I’d also like to see some more pictures of your Ambrosia frame that is in your other post . Have a great day !

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#10 posted 07-27-2011 10:46 PM

Unusual design and I like it. Especially the curved edges. Good job!

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