Cheese Tray

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Project by twirlygirl posted 12-07-2015 02:42 AM 833 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I need some help with this one. I bought some wood at the yearly wood turners show here in Waco (which was fantastic by the way!). And I didn’t write down what it was – silly me. The picture doesn’t do it any real justice. I really like the look of it and would like to eventually get more. Can someone tell me what it is?

-- I turn wood into 'things' ..... what is your superpower?

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#1 posted 12-07-2015 02:51 AM

That is a beautiful tray. I like the center handle for picking it up

It has some of the colors of mesquite in it ( the yellow is the sap wood), but the yellow is in between the brown section which does not seem right.


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#2 posted 12-07-2015 06:10 AM

I want to say alder, maybe red alder, but I’m just guessing here. Nice looking bowl, whatever the wood is.

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#3 posted 12-07-2015 07:01 AM

That is really nice looking wood. It’s no wonder you want to get more.

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#4 posted 12-07-2015 01:28 PM

Nice tray!!
Maybe it’s Goncalo Alves.

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#5 posted 12-07-2015 09:23 PM

Can’t help you with the timber, but you sure made a nice job on the tray, well done

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#6 posted 12-08-2015 07:19 AM

Beautiful plate, beautiful wood grain.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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