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Project by prattman posted 10-22-2012 09:18 AM 1658 views 10 times favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this one for my wife’s mother because as we all know if the wife’s mother isn’t happy then the wife isn’t happy and if the wife isn’t happy then I sleep in the shop on a cot.

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.





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workerinwood

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#1 posted 10-22-2012 01:13 PM

Nice job, well done!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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a1Jim

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#2 posted 10-22-2012 04:00 PM

Cool design very nice board.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 10-22-2012 04:27 PM

I like the design. Unique. Keep everyone happy :-)

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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waho6o9

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#4 posted 10-22-2012 04:30 PM

That’s a very nice cutting board, thanks for posting.

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redsox9

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#5 posted 10-22-2012 07:29 PM

A happy wife equals a happy life – nice job!

-- Jeff, North Andover, MA

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nwbusa

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#6 posted 10-22-2012 08:43 PM

Nice use of contrasting woods and nice proportions on the design!

-- John, BC, Canada

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Grumpymike

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#7 posted 10-23-2012 12:56 AM

Uh, um, yea what they said, and I like the grain patterns in the walnut, nice job.

-- Grumpy old guy, and lookin' good Doin' it. ... Surprise Az.

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prattman

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#8 posted 10-23-2012 03:08 AM

Thank you all for the kind words , I tried to keep the lines clean and classy on this one as the mother in law is kind of hard to please even though she likes me, so I didn’t want a busy board for her just something like what you see here .thanks for all the critiques it is how I learn

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.

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Gatorjim

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#9 posted 10-23-2012 03:10 AM

My wife said mom always wated a blanket chest. So guess what I am makeing.
And loving doing it,

-- My theroy in wood working will be. If I'm not enjoying doing it i won't do it.

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prattman

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#10 posted 10-23-2012 03:14 AM

Jim as long as your having fun keep doing it

-- Everyone calls me Ed or Eddie , mom still calls me Edward if she is mad at me.

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Tag84

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#11 posted 10-23-2012 04:08 PM

i guess you didnt sleep in the shop? :) great cutting board

-- -Thomas -

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Ken90712

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#12 posted 10-23-2012 05:42 PM

LMAO tru dat!!!! Well done!

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

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sbuckle

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#13 posted 01-01-2013 12:28 AM

Very nice, very simple!

-- Thanks for looking! Steve B.

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