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Project by Jimthecarver posted 1703 days ago 1726 views 5 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I decided to use this board as my entry to the Yin Yang contest, I think the dark and light woods really offset each other on this cutting board.

This cutting board was to be finished by X-Mas but I got side tracked. It’s made from Black Walnut and Hard Maple on the weave side. Hard Maple and Brazilian Mahogany from some hard wood floor left overs.
These are a joy to make and the smile that comes from the face of the person recieving it is worth the time to make them.
I hope she likes it. :)
Thanks for viewing

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





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Mark

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#1 posted 1703 days ago

i guess you don’t have to worry about not having one in your house lol…and it must sicken you when you see cheap made ones in stores and the prices they sell them at

-- My purpose in life: Making sawdust

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proudmama

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#2 posted 1703 days ago

i’m sure she will love it jim , you do very good work. i love all the different patterns you do.

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Diggerjacks

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#3 posted 1703 days ago

Hello Jim

I LOVE IT

A very good job

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Kristoffer

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#4 posted 1703 days ago

Man, that’s beautiful! nice job.

-- Cheers and God Bless

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degoose

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#5 posted 1703 days ago

Well executed and I like the choice of timber… almost monochromatic.

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

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Russ

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#6 posted 1703 days ago

I love the weave pattern. Great work.

-- Russ

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Tom O'Brien

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#7 posted 1703 days ago

Looks so nice I’d wonder which side to cut on….

-- Every project is a learning opportunity, every error a design opportunity

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Ken90712

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#8 posted 1702 days ago

Very well done, I really like board #1

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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mtkate

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#9 posted 1702 days ago

BEAUTIFUL!

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Padre

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#10 posted 1702 days ago

That is way cool Jim! Each one is better than the last, and that’s saying a lot! :)

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8

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Jimthecarver

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#11 posted 1702 days ago

Thank you all for your kind words.
We as LJ’s always try to out do our latest creations.

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

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Scott Bryan

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#12 posted 1702 days ago

Jim, these are some nice looking cutters. I especially like the look of the weave pattern. There is no doubt in my mind that either of these boards will be a hit.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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eddy

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#13 posted 1702 days ago

nice board i need to get off my but and make 1 you have done 1 of these before. so after you have the build down how much longer is it to do that say a square block type board ?

-- self proclaimed copycat

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Don

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#14 posted 1700 days ago

Beautiful work Jim. I love the patterns.

-- Don - I wood work if I could. Redmond WA.

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Dennis Zongker

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#15 posted 1699 days ago

Great looking Cutting board.

-- Dennis Zongker

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