Maple and cherry butcher block with curved walnut inlay

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Project by hartmanwoodworks posted 04-11-2014 02:54 PM 2826 views 10 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Maple edge grain butcher block bordered with cherry. I tried to use the sapwood of the cherry to softly blend the maple color into the cherry edges. The walnut accents are six thin strips laminated together. I used cherry dowels for the 4 accent dots.

Thanks for looking!

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#1 posted 04-11-2014 06:06 PM

Looks nice! How did you make the laminations?

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#2 posted 04-11-2014 09:00 PM

that is really cool, great work

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#3 posted 04-12-2014 06:01 PM

I really like this look May have to try one.

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#4 posted 04-13-2014 01:01 AM

Nicely Done! Very Pleasing “Flowing” Design.

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#5 posted 04-13-2014 08:43 PM

Very nice. I love the accents.

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#6 posted 04-13-2014 11:43 PM

That’s awesome!!!!! How did you do the laminations?

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#7 posted 04-13-2014 11:47 PM

I was wondering the same. I make those too but always looking for a better way

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