Dessert Platter

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Project by jerrells posted 01-12-2014 12:15 AM 1039 views 5 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this dessert platter based on a pattern by Keith Fenton in this months Creative Woodworks & Crafts. This will be the Valentines Day present for my daughter. It is made from Brazilian Cherry and a oil and a shellac finish. It is 1/2 inch thick and the center is dropped 1/4 inch. This will be great for her to serve on at the parties she holds at her house. Or better yet, when I am over she could make a large batch of cookies and load the tray full of them for ME.

Thanks for looking and keep scrolling.

-- Just learning the craft my Lord and Savior Jesus Christ practiced.

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#1 posted 01-12-2014 12:37 AM

Very nicely done—good luck on those cookies.

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#2 posted 01-12-2014 01:35 AM

Oh I like it. The piercing if beautiful and well thought out

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#3 posted 01-12-2014 02:39 AM

Wow, that is a nice looking platter. Very nice design, should be a great present for your Daughter.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#4 posted 01-12-2014 02:44 AM

Great choice in wood Jerrel! Looks much classier than mine! :)

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#5 posted 01-12-2014 01:37 PM

This looks beautiful, Jerrell! So elegant and pretty! :)


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#6 posted 01-12-2014 08:25 PM

That looks very lovely Jerrell. Care to share how you cut out the middle section

-- Larry in Hawaii,

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#7 posted 01-13-2014 01:38 PM

Looks great! Is that CNC’d out?

-- Mike from Buffalo "A man spends the first half of his life learning habits that shorten the other half of his life."

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