Serving Boards

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Project by Andy posted 854 days ago 2098 views 7 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

More serving boards for my wifes business,
Her sister and her make wine themed gift items and wanted to augment that with a some cheese/serving boards that tie in nicely.

These give me a playground to try new designs and sometimes make me scratch my head on how to cut and assemble the pieces.

#1- Cherry with maple center and walnut borders, plugs of wenge, bloodwood, purpleheart.

#2- Deco style that is an improvement on the one I posted about a week ago. It took me awhile to perfect the cuts and angles. Its maple with bloodwood shoulders and strips with a wenge plug.

#3- Cherry,maple, two kinds of mahogany, walnut.

I coated these with an old formula handed down through our family. Its fermented hamster milk, Pinesol, bacon grease, and a dash of nutmeg, and its aged in bleach jugs until it thickens. Its a Green product…literally.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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#1 posted 854 days ago

Good Looking servettes!

Question: Do you use an automatic milking machine on the Hamster cows or do you do it the old fashioned way.. by hand?

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#2 posted 854 days ago

By hand, but thats got change, the little bites take their toll.

-- If I can do it, so can you.

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#3 posted 854 days ago

THose are nice; I love contrasting woods.

-- Josh; Former Pennsylvanian, current Coloradan

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#4 posted 854 days ago

Very nice serving board.great job.

-- Custom furniture

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#5 posted 854 days ago

These look very good Andy.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#6 posted 854 days ago

Very nice work. I am sure the products served are on a par with the boards.

-- Good enough ain't good enough, Make it right

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#7 posted 854 days ago

Very nice Andy!

These should make the food much more tantalizing !

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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#8 posted 854 days ago

Neat design and great execution, I like them

-- Don, Royersford, PA

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#9 posted 854 days ago

I missed the part somewhere along the way about your wife’s business. Functiona, creative, and practial. Like I would use a knife on my artwork? LOL!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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Joe Lyddon

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#10 posted 854 days ago

Those are the fanciest Serving Boards I have ever seen!

Beautiful stuff!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#11 posted 854 days ago

Great looking board Andy. Wow, that finish sounds more like something you might want to drink instead of wasting it on woodworking. Might make a great BBQ sauce too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#12 posted 854 days ago

could we please see a video of the milking process, this instructional video here on lumber jocks could put these other folks right out of business…oh yea…nice boards…lol….....i was so in thought with the hamsters i forgot the wood…...

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#13 posted 854 days ago

Another poor Hamster abuse story shared with the world : (
LMAO ..sounds like a great recipe and the boards are quite unique as well.
I’m torn between the first and second boards , but I guess I would buy the first one …no wait….darn it!!

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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Jiri Parkman

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#14 posted 854 days ago

Nice boards.

-- Jiri

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#15 posted 854 days ago

Not content with making fabulous boxes, you have taken on making servers with the same drive.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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