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Needed a new pizza board.


My old pizza board [actually just an old round board made many years ago] finally had to be replaced… major split in the timber… not worth repairing…Made this one from New Guinea Rosewood… 300 mm in diameter… Tried it out … Continue reading

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From Slab to Keepsake Box…


This is box number one of an order for 40 keepsake boxes… First photos show the slab…Camphor Laurel supplied by the client.   Last two are the assembled box [top and bottom]… ready to be sawn apart… In between are the steps taken … Continue reading

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Let the sun shine in…


Another great day at Carseldine Markets… this morning… Put up the walls to the gazebo and changed table cloths… Something else new was the 20… yes 20 new boards on display… And the sun was shining in… highlighting the colours … Continue reading

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Certificates in wood…


Had a request from someone I met at the Nundah Farmers market… to engrave some University Degree certificates on timer… Here are a few samples of what I came up with… All engraved on Camphor Laurel…  

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A little bit of Camphor…


Dropped down to see Brad Williams at Murwillumbah earlier in the week and picked up some Camphor Laurel slabs and crosscuts… The slabs were 3.2 metres long… about 10 feet or so… up to 500 mm or 20inches wide and … Continue reading

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Steak boards times 15


That’s right… 15  New Guinea Rosewood steak boards Ordered by the Continental Cafe in New Farm, Brisbane, … a lovely french restaurant. Not oiled in this photograph… They needed to be delivered by last Thursday… at change of menu… so … Continue reading

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Yesterday…


Long time between posts, I know… So, starting yesterday… Getting better at routing juice grooves. This board is 560 mm by 300 mm … 27 mm thick… New Guinea Rosewood. More attendance plaques for Global Jamboree. 1st Dirty Girls…29 2nd … Continue reading

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