Silveware Chest Concept

In order to store the flatware we received as gifts for our recent wedding, I have come up with the following concept to make our own Silverware Chest. The chest is to be made of Koa Wood (inspired by our wedding/honeymoon trip to Hawaii). Koa wood grows on the Islands of Hawaii and nowhere else …

Centerpiece – Complete

This weekend I completed the centerpiece with the final application of stain and polyurethane. You can see the finished piece in the photos below.

Centerpiece – Continued

Due to the holidays I have been unable to work on the centerpiece. But today, I was able to take its construction a step further. I was pleased to see that the curve held true after removing it from the clamps. The laminations and glue went a long way and helping it keep the curve …