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    fred west is offline Junior Member Junior crafter
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    Default Hi i am fred west I live in the Midlands

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    Have been painting on glass for over 20 years have artwork in over 20 countries and also have 3 pieces in three separate cathedrals.
    I have recently taken up Pyrography and took a design course with Bob Neil in Derby.
    I am just looking for suitable timber to use as cheese boards3f5b9b382f0e523111bcc4e9d449f19b.jpg that i can put my designs onto
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    Sycamore or beech would be good both from the safety food aspect and fpr pyro work. Other woods such as ,lime are great for pyro but toom soft for a cheese board. Don't bother with oak or ash, a pig to burn with open grain and not best for food either. Avoid exotics as well as many have toxins.

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