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Project by amagineer posted 448 days ago 841 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My brother-in-law’s girlfriend is an Italian chef, and wanted me to make her a cutting board to match her Italian kitchen, is this is what I came up with (she picked the woods). It is made from Black Walnut, Sugar Maple, Paduck, Canarywood, Purpleheart, Yellowheart, Cherry. It is 19” x 12-1/4” x 1-5/8 thk. Sealed with salad bowl finish and soaked in hot mineral oil/beeswax. Maybe I may get an authentic Italian dinner out of it.

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TurnTurnTurn

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#1 posted 448 days ago

Great looking board, you should get a great Italian meal out of it.

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#2 posted 448 days ago

Looks great. It does have an Italian feel to it.

Now I am hungry.

Steve

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JoeinGa

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#3 posted 448 days ago

Maybe she’ll make you a PIZZA!

(Oh wait. that’s really NOT Italian food, now is it LOL

Nice board.

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#4 posted 448 days ago

Nice looking board with some interesting color/wood choices : )

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#5 posted 448 days ago

Beautiful board and a beautiful way you pattern’d them.

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#6 posted 448 days ago

Love the board, do you put the mineral oil and bees wax on before the salad bowl finish? Just wondering how they work together. Hope you get that dinner,because that board is worthy of meal fit for a king.

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#7 posted 448 days ago

Very nice.

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nonickswood

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#8 posted 448 days ago

Very nice Don, Gorgeous!
This should get you several Italian dinners.

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amagineer

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#9 posted 447 days ago

Thanks all for the comments.
-don

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Milton Toal

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#10 posted 447 days ago

Lovely bright and lively board. Well done.

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