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Spalted Maple Bread/Cheese Board

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Project by jaykaypur posted 189 days ago 716 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made this out of several different scraps of spalted maple. What I ended up with is NOT what I started out to do but it will make a nice bread/cheese board for someone. It measures 16” x 9” x 3/8” and is finished with Danish oil and Howards wax. It really did turn out a lot better than I had originally planned. Thanks for the looks and comments.

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





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 189 days ago

Came out as a beautiful piece. Great job.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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Walther von Einik

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#2 posted 189 days ago

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amagineer

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#3 posted 189 days ago

Nice blend of grains. I am sure someone will be happy with it.
-son

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

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deon

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#4 posted 189 days ago

Looks great!

-- Dreaming patterns

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Ken90712

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#5 posted 189 days ago

Great job a real beauty! Love the wood…..

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

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koog

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#6 posted 189 days ago

The Naturalist strikes again
keep”using it up”
great inspiration

-- KOOG plan today...survive tommorow

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jjw5858

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#7 posted 189 days ago

Amazing grain in this one. Very cool, this is terrific just for the look of the grain alone. Nice job!

-- "Make something you love tomorrow...and do it slowly" JLB

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Roger

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#8 posted 189 days ago

Came out beautifully.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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lew

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#9 posted 189 days ago

Beautiful wood and really neat idea but the “handle” makes the entire piece PERFECT!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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wallkicker

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#10 posted 189 days ago

This really caught my eye . Great job on it . Shape, grain, and color all look great .

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Fishinbo

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#11 posted 184 days ago

Marvelous piece! The maple looks stunning and the great finish really made the grains stand out. Great work!

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WayneC

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#12 posted 184 days ago

It looks really nice. Thanks for sharing.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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