15+ DIYs to Make a Cutting Board
When it comes to a cutting board, you would need many for a host of purposes. Instead of spending a fortune in getting readymade ones you could consider designing them at home, especially if you are adept at or enjoy doing woodworking. Using a food-safe finish for your cutting boards is a mandate. Experiment with a whole lot of shapes and designs, with the tutorials to follow, helping you further in your endeavor.
The flat cutting board with a wide surface area would provide you a lot of space for keeping and chopping your veggies.
For a vibrant finish, applying butcher block or mineral oil would help.
The chequered pattern of the cutting board adds to its uniqueness.
This cute butcher block cutting board would be easy for you to carry when on an outdoor picnic. Customize it as per your wish to make it all the more appealing and exciting.
The elevated arrangement of the wood gives the impression of a3D pattern.
For a rustic appeal, go for a cutting board made from live edge wood. If gifting it to someone on the occasion of Christmas, tie a red or green ribbon around it for a festive feel.
You could paint the top with white or any other shade of your choice for a brightened appearance.
Applying an oil finish helps to keep the board food-safe, also preventing it from being damaged by water.
A personalized message on the cutting board would be perfect when you plan to gift it to someone for a special occasion.
This cutting board could be fixed to a cabinet if you wish to transform it into a countertop.
The rustic brown color adds to its uniqueness. The crisscross arrows enhance its beauty further.
Following the tutorial in the given link, you can make an exotic cutting board like the one shown in the image below.
With these useful tutorials at hand, making a cutting board would certainly be a simpler task for you. The choice of wood is yours that can vary from cedar to maple or even walnut.
Published on February 1st 2020 by Miranda Gibbs