LumberJocks

Batching out Boards for Christmas gifts.

  • Advertise with us
Project by Lalen posted 10-08-2018 02:36 PM 626 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I’ve really only made one cutting board like this before. I forgot how much I enjoyed it. Not super complicated, but a great value for the recipient.

The woods used are walnut,cherry, hard maple, and birch.


The birch one was a surprise when I finished it. I was focused on alternating the end grain to avoid warping, but the wavy grain created this kind of chevron pattern on the top. Turned out pretty cool.

-- Lalen, Texas. "If it looks straight, it is straight" Jimmy Diresta





5 comments so far

View Jim Jakosh's profile

Jim Jakosh

21712 posts in 3302 days


#1 posted 10-08-2018 09:10 PM

Nice boards..especially the birch one!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

View LumberingWoodworker's profile

LumberingWoodworker

143 posts in 2548 days


#2 posted 10-08-2018 09:45 PM

Nice looking cutting boards!

I just finished my second batch of them. They are fun and easy to make and people enjoy them. The made first ones about 4 1/2 years ago. And a couple people are still using them.

-- http://www.TravelingCraftsman.etsy.com/

View Rick S...'s profile

Rick S...

10906 posts in 3230 days


#3 posted 10-08-2018 10:50 PM

Very Nice Project & Well Done Lalen!

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

View mel52's profile

mel52

584 posts in 462 days


#4 posted 10-09-2018 03:48 AM

Great looking bunch of cutting boards, thanks. Mike

-- MEL, Kansas

View Lalen's profile

Lalen

176 posts in 808 days


#5 posted 10-09-2018 05:07 PM

Thanks all for the feedback!

-- Lalen, Texas. "If it looks straight, it is straight" Jimmy Diresta

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