Ah, very nice. Excellent placement of the veneer's grains on the rough cut out (from nose to tail). I was seeing it the same way out of the press. Big taper indeed!
Ha, Pouts. It's what happens with a handle that doesn't end in a long 'e' sound or sound girly enough apparently...after being a member for nearly 3 seasons, veteran members still think I'm a dude
Possible you would if not for knowing I wear breeches and yoga pants. ahaha!