Each of these live edge tables require countless decisions at each step of the process. Read More
Buckeye is a lovely wood to work, especially when it is full of burl figure. Read More
I love it when my clients push me out of my comfort zone! Read More
Our clients, in Chicago, catapulted us away from our comfort zone by choosing a slab with a significantly decayed live edge. We had total freedom to design a solution that would make the live edge functional. Photos: Sean Miller
Attacked and decayed by fungus, the live edge was left rotten and "punky", a consistency similar to styrafoam. It also created a beautiful canyon like texture that we wanted to maintain and highlight.
We chose to add a recessed, hand cut bronze glass sheet, supported by two brass "corsets" that emerge from within the slab to the decayed live edge.
The space between the glass and decayed live edge became a stunning space of textured reflections.
The brass "corsets" can be inlaid with two different orientations. For those who prefer the corset to have more of a presence, here is the other side.
This live edge conference table or dining table is one for the books! Read More
When purchasing large orders of walnut, I scour the stacks looking for book matches. Read More