From Kindling to Cutting Board

My first ever cutting board was a success, and my mom loved it. I made it for my brother, so I decided to make her one for Mother’s Day. I went to the wood store with the intent of getting a few maple and black walnut boards, and going through the typical process of ripping…

Chicago Flag from Reclaimed Boards

I’ve seen these before at street fairs and on the walls of my friends houses — I loved it and knew I wanted to make one. The stars are made from an old red barn board that I cut with a jigsaw. The stripes are old floorboards — the top and bottom white stripes have…