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Much has been written about how to make these end-grain cutting boards, and I won't rehash the how-to details here. Instead, go check out the originals:

I had some scraps of walnut and maple in the shop, and wanted to give it a go making a cutting board. Here is the first glue-up in process, after I'd glued strips together and as I was planing it to a uniform thickness:

And here's how it turned out, finished with several coats of mineral oil:

As was the goal, I learned quite a bit making this. Notably:

More experiments to come for sure!