End Grain Cutting Board - Wood Whisperer Style

  • Advertise with us
Project by vbquick1 posted 244 days ago 749 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch
End Grain Cutting Board - Wood Whisperer Style
End Grain Cutting Board - Wood Whisperer Style No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

This is an end grain cutting board that I constructed after watching the wood whisperer video on cutting boards. I love the end result. It is hard maple and walnut. I gave it to my in-laws and they were thrilled. Finished it with General Finishes salad bowl finish thinned down 50%. This is my second attempt at a cutting board. The first was much smaller and the checkers were a bit out of line. I was much happier with the results on this one.

8 comments so far

View Ken90712's profile


14878 posts in 1822 days

#1 posted 244 days ago

Great job on your 2nd board. Marc is has led so many into making these…. Great work,,, One of the board masters on here taught me very early on about grain orientation. Before your 2nd glue up look at the grain and make sure they all flow the same way on both the maple and walnut. Not being negative, just trying to help like others have for me. Look fwd to seeing more.

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

View Mikee's profile


54 posts in 1274 days

#2 posted 244 days ago

Real Nice job… It’s not a cutting board at this point, it’s Art Work!


-- Mike

View ToddinNH's profile


59 posts in 944 days

#3 posted 244 days ago

Great job…I made that one as well….it’s the beginning of lots of fun boards!

-- Todd, the Tool Man -

View Michael Wilson's profile

Michael Wilson

587 posts in 1124 days

#4 posted 244 days ago

Really nice board! I actually like the alternating grain pattern. It’s one more piece of detail to look at without cluttering it up.

I’ve really got to get my hands on some walnut.

Well done.

View davidmackv's profile


307 posts in 281 days

#5 posted 244 days ago

Looks great. I am making the exact same board for my second board. I made a few modifications. I am using maple, walnut and cherry.

View vbquick1's profile


13 posts in 647 days

#6 posted 244 days ago

Thanks for all the replies, I am glad you pointed that out ken because I was wondering if that was a mistake to have them out of sync. Davidmack: I am interested in your design, my next was going to be a three wood and I was interested in layout options. I was also thinking cherry.

View Steve Kreins's profile

Steve Kreins

323 posts in 264 days

#7 posted 243 days ago

LOL! If I ever make something that beautiful, there’s no way my wife is going to cut on it! ;)

-- I thank God for everything, especially all of you!

View RibsBrisket4me's profile


1376 posts in 1139 days

#8 posted 243 days ago

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

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics :: gardening showcase