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Spoon and spatula

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Project by Schrumberjock posted 04-07-2018 03:13 PM 513 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I took some apple wood from the fire wood pile, and using a hatchet, hook knife, straight blade, and a plane, came up with these two. Sand up to 320 grit. Finished with flax oil so they’re food safe.





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handmadewithashley

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#1 posted 04-08-2018 02:09 AM

Nice way to repurpose a branch. I really want to try spoon carving. I have a book on the topic and knives I just need to jump in and try it.

-- Ashley, Alabama, Instagram - @handmadewithashley, https://www.youtube.com/handmadewithashley, http://www.ashleygrenon.com

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#2 posted 04-08-2018 04:23 PM

Nice work.

-- Rod - Oregon

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#3 posted 04-09-2018 02:13 AM

Knew it was apple wood as soon as I saw the thumbnail! Apple wood is my favorite wood for spoons. Very fine grain and takes a really smooth finish. Nice work!

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Schrumberjock

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#4 posted 04-10-2018 02:28 AM

Jeremymcon, apple is my favorite so far too. It looks great once you get the finish oil on it.

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Schrumberjock

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#5 posted 04-10-2018 02:32 AM

Handmadewithashley, I recommend watching Peter Follansbee when he was on Roy Underhill’s show on PBS. That’s what got me started on spoons and bowls and they’re fun little time-wasters!

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