Bloodwood, Oak and Walnut border/inlay cutting board

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Project by newagewoodworks posted 953 days ago 1063 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a cutting board I made mainly just for show, but i like how it turned out. I wouldn’t use this board for a daily board without a few good coats of food grade wax and mineral oil but, this is for sure the one you would put out when company is coming. it is a beautiful showpiece with Bloodwood and Red Oak stripes and a walnut borer and diamond shaped inlay. i simply mde a jig and used my hand router to clean the diamond it looks beautiful with the mineral oil. The contrast is the star here and bloodwood darkens a lot with age so this will only gain looks over the years.

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#1 posted 953 days ago

That’s a super colorful cutting board,very nice work.

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 953 days ago

that is a stunning cutting board. hope to see more like it! i have started to do inlays on my boards even though they are a tad smaller.

-- wiser1934, new york

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#3 posted 953 days ago

I like it. You’re right, the contrast is amazing. Great job.

-- Laywer by day, Carpenter by later in the day.

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#4 posted 952 days ago

Well done!

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

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#5 posted 952 days ago

Thanks all!!

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