LumberJocks

a few cutting boards

  • Advertise with us
Project by robert triplett posted 03-29-2012 12:07 AM 1827 views 18 times favorited 28 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are a few of the cutting boards I have been making.
Walnut and Curly Maple 11” x 18”
Curly Maple and Walnut 11” x 18”
DeGoose style cheese paddle Maple, Sapele, Yellowheart, and Purpleheart 14” x 20”
Curly Cherry and Curly Maple 13” x 18”
Curly Maple, Walnut, with Padauk and Yellowheart stripes 12” x 18”
Walnut and Curly maple 13” x 18”

these are fun to make and sell well! I need to have 60-70 made by summer.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!





28 comments so far

View waho6o9's profile

waho6o9

4921 posts in 1231 days


#1 posted 03-29-2012 12:23 AM

Beautiful work, thanks for sharing.

View BlankMan's profile

BlankMan

1487 posts in 2007 days


#2 posted 03-29-2012 12:48 AM

Wow, really nice designs!

-- -Curt, Milwaukee, WI

View WoodenFrog's profile

WoodenFrog

2737 posts in 1567 days


#3 posted 03-29-2012 01:03 AM

Those are beautiful! Great Job!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

View lizardhead's profile

lizardhead

518 posts in 1496 days


#4 posted 03-29-2012 01:03 AM

The round one could easily be made into a pizza getter thinggy

-- Lizardhead---Yeah but it's a dry heat--Tempe, Az

View amagineer's profile

amagineer

1385 posts in 1251 days


#5 posted 03-29-2012 01:10 AM

Very unique designs. I am sure they will sell. Why do you need 60-70 by summer?
-Don

-- Flaws are only in the eye of the artisan!

View jack1's profile

jack1

1924 posts in 2681 days


#6 posted 03-29-2012 01:11 AM

Stunning.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

View jaykaypur's profile

jaykaypur

3348 posts in 1062 days


#7 posted 03-29-2012 01:19 AM

All very well done BUT that cheese paddle is simply beautiful. Great great workmanship.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

View robert triplett's profile

robert triplett

1481 posts in 1759 days


#8 posted 03-29-2012 02:13 AM

DeGoose posted his cheese paddle here last year(?) and i talked with him about making one. They are a fun way to show the zigzag pattern. I like the off color maple.
I sell these all summer as my summer income. Teachers don’t get paid in the summer. They sell well and I want to get ahead of the building. I sure like using Curly maple and it has been fairly cheap lately.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and so little time!

View CalgaryGeoff's profile

CalgaryGeoff

937 posts in 1136 days


#9 posted 03-29-2012 03:07 AM

I sure like the first two boards very interesting designs. Thanks for posting .

-- If you believe you can or can not do a thing, you are correct.

View Woodbridge's profile

Woodbridge

2723 posts in 1072 days


#10 posted 03-29-2012 03:12 AM

Those are nice cutting boards. I especially like the design of the first one.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

View a1Jim's profile

a1Jim

112089 posts in 2231 days


#11 posted 03-29-2012 03:25 AM

fantastic boards great job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

View Hawaiilad's profile

Hawaiilad

1994 posts in 1675 days


#12 posted 03-29-2012 03:34 AM

Very nice boards Robert. Not sure how you did the designs, but they look great. I was wondering how much you folks sell your cutting boards in your neck of the woods. They sell for $40 for small boards up to $150 for large custom designed. Another guy at the market has been making them, but only have 4 on display along with other items. I am thinking of adding them to my band saw boxes.

-- Larry in sunny and warm Hawaii,

View deon's profile

deon

2182 posts in 1680 days


#13 posted 03-29-2012 05:46 AM

Great work!

-- Dreaming patterns

View degoose's profile

degoose

7012 posts in 2009 days


#14 posted 03-29-2012 06:18 AM

Thought I recognised the 3rd pic… kinda jumped out at me… really like what you have done with the designs… best of luck to you over the summer…A quick peak at my paddle.. and BTW it is nearer 2 years ago….
Click for details

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

View michelletwo's profile

michelletwo

2253 posts in 1670 days


#15 posted 03-29-2012 12:14 PM

i really like the ones with the flowing curves. Very appealing.

-- We call the destruction of replaceable human made items vandalism, while the destruction of irreplaceable natural resources is called development.

showing 1 through 15 of 28 comments

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase