LumberJocks

Letting a Quilter in the Wood Shop

  • Advertise with us
Project by Randy T posted 05-21-2018 08:07 PM 1091 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have been browsing this site for quite some time and am always intrigued by the projects that I see. I have decided to join to further benefit from such a great site.

After seeing many of the cutting boards here on this site, I decided that I would try my hand at one, for a gift for an upcoming wedding that my wife and I are going to. I decided on the “Tumbling Blocks” board and when I was done I still had some leftover strips.

My wife was in the shop helping me glue up the board, and the quilter in her came out. She was busy swapping the strips around to get different designs. We decided to make cheese boards, and by changing the way the strips were laid out she came up with two other variations.

The pictures are of the gift, followed by three cheese boards.

-- Randy & Corinne, R&C Creations, British Columbia, https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/RccreationsCanada





9 comments so far

View majuvla's profile

majuvla

13038 posts in 3014 days


#1 posted 05-21-2018 08:12 PM

Those are some awesome and demanding patterns!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

View BburgBoy's profile

BburgBoy

40 posts in 649 days


#2 posted 05-22-2018 01:49 AM

Wow. Those are special designs. One might see stars after cutting chunks of cheese…

-- Larry, SW Virginia

View John's profile

John

1232 posts in 1416 days


#3 posted 05-22-2018 02:36 AM

They are all very attractive boards, nice job!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

View ralbuck's profile

ralbuck

5124 posts in 2413 days


#4 posted 05-22-2018 02:47 AM



Wow. Those are special designs. One might see stars after cutting chunks of cheese…

- BburgBoy


I would surely find a way to screw them up!

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

View ChrisK's profile

ChrisK

2002 posts in 3228 days


#5 posted 05-22-2018 10:27 AM

Very nice work.

-- Chris K

View woodsmithshop's profile

woodsmithshop

1337 posts in 3692 days


#6 posted 05-22-2018 12:47 PM

very nice designs

-- Smitty!!!

View johnstoneb's profile

johnstoneb

3014 posts in 2319 days


#7 posted 05-22-2018 12:53 PM

very nice boards.

-- Bruce, Boise, ID

View helluvawreck's profile

helluvawreck

32083 posts in 3013 days


#8 posted 05-22-2018 01:27 PM

You did a wonderful job on this cutting board.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

View Randy T's profile

Randy T

26 posts in 152 days


#9 posted 05-22-2018 11:27 PM

Thanks for all of the great comments. They are encouraging. The boards were a lot of fun to build, but I was surprised by how much wood they took.

-- Randy & Corinne, R&C Creations, British Columbia, https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/RccreationsCanada

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com