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Project by chrisirving posted 12-09-2017 11:08 PM 730 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s my kitchen utensils that will hopefully make my daughter and nieces happy for Christmas (my wife has already picked her favorites)
They are made from walnut, cherry, mahogany, quarter sawn oak and some hickory from the yard
These are the first spoons I’ve made and I’ve had a blast doing them





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lew

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#1 posted 12-09-2017 11:11 PM

Those are beautiful!

I can never get mine that smooth on the inside.

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 12-09-2017 11:55 PM

Great job.

I have tried without anywhere near that nice of outcomes.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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chrisirving

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#3 posted 12-10-2017 12:11 AM

I use an Arbortech ball gouge to rough it out and a card scraper and sandpaper to get it just right
It doesn’t take long to get better and better at it

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#4 posted 12-10-2017 01:28 AM

It is an enjoyable task. Well done.

-- socrbent Ohio

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#5 posted 12-10-2017 03:15 PM

Wow! Chris, this is a outstanding collection of spoons. You have done these so beautifully.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#6 posted 12-10-2017 06:02 PM

very nice

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#7 posted 12-11-2017 01:08 AM

Very nice.mine also never turn out that good!!!

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#8 posted 12-11-2017 06:41 AM

Wow, that’s a lot of really beautiful spoons and such. I really like the dipper with the bulls eye pattern. And at risk of showing my age, that one with all the holes makes me a bit nervous.

-- Ted

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#9 posted 12-12-2017 04:47 AM

Nice collection of treenware, looks like you figured out how to make them both smooth, and deep, nice work.

-- Think safe, be safe

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