Maple and cherry butcher block with curved walnut inlay

  • Advertise with us
Project by hartmanwoodworks posted 04-11-2014 02:54 PM 3505 views 11 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!

-- Hartman Woodworks llc,

7 comments so far

View lumberjoe's profile


2893 posts in 1668 days

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

Looks nice! How did you make the laminations?


View steve_in_ohio's profile


1195 posts in 1031 days

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

that is really cool, great work

-- steve, simple and effective

View Betsy's profile


3334 posts in 3316 days

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

I really like this look May have to try one.

-- "Our past judges our present." JFK - 1962; American Heritage Magazine

View Rick's profile


8287 posts in 2453 days

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

Nicely Done! Very Pleasing “Flowing” Design.

-- Hope Everyone Is Doing Well! .... Best Regards: Rick

View John's profile


151 posts in 1002 days

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

Very nice. I love the accents.

-- I measured once, cut twice, and its still too short...

View oklahomaben's profile


43 posts in 995 days

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

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

View lumberjoe's profile


2893 posts in 1668 days

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

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


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