This article might help you : https://www.hgtv.com/design/rooms/kitchens/do-it-yourself-butcher-block-kitchen-countertop
You tube also has various " how to " videos for you to view. Good Luck!
Thank you for your question! There are various ways to achieve this, and I hope you find some great ideas in the links I have listed. Merry Christmas!!
Here are some more wood ideas for you. Happy building!!