Padauk and leopard wood cutting board

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Project by tomakazi posted 05-14-2013 02:09 AM 6773 views 2 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I was real happy with the way this one turned out. It was made for a customer a while ago, and I’ve wanted to make another for myself every since!

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#1 posted 05-14-2013 02:54 AM

One of a kind ! Very beautiful looking board : )

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#2 posted 05-14-2013 03:26 AM


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#3 posted 05-14-2013 03:52 AM

Beautiful. I love it!!

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#4 posted 05-14-2013 04:26 AM

Looks great

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#5 posted 05-14-2013 11:27 AM

Wow, thats about as a nice as a cutting board can get.

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#6 posted 05-14-2013 12:00 PM


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#7 posted 05-14-2013 05:09 PM

Beautiful board… Thanks for sharing…

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#8 posted 05-14-2013 10:46 PM

I really like how you took a picture before finish and one after. The figure of the leopard wood under the finish looks awesome

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#9 posted 05-14-2013 10:52 PM

Very very nice.

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#10 posted 05-17-2013 12:51 PM

Thank you all for your comments.

One thing I wanted to add is that the thin strips between the leopard wood surface is the same wood just that it’s side-grain instead of face-grain.

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#11 posted 05-17-2013 06:48 PM

once that finish is on it really pops…NICE!

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