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Big Leaf Maple Round Coffee Table

Custom-made Furniture Design Review This table was crafted from a live edge slab of Big Leaf Maple. Big Leaf Maple grows in the Pacific Northwest, as opposed to the Eastern US (and Canada) where “Hard Maple” grows. Big Leaf produces a more intense grain...

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Amish Spalted Maple Waterfall Coffee Table

Furniture Design Review This spalted maple slab came from an Amish farm in western Pennsylvania. Spalting may cause a variety of wood coloration, including these black inky lines and is caused by fungus. Spalted wood is highly sought after by furniture...

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Preparing Veneer

Below is step-by-step process of how I make a vanity top using Maple veneer. The top itself is about 15” wide and will need 3 pieces of 5” wide veneer strips be joined together. I bought some commercial veneer that is 1/16” thick and just a bit more than 5” wide....

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Announcing Bandsaws & Bourbon | May 12, 2018

Join us at  "Bandsaws & Bourbon" for an opportunity to witness how Greenwood Bay hand makes some of the most unique furniture around and then experience a tasting of some of the best distilled spirits anywhere. Attendees will have the chance to tour our shop and learn...

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The Newman 600 24” Planer, Serial Number 5472

Durability that Lasts In the many years, I’ve been a woodworker, I’ve learned that good tools are critical to making great furniture. I have a philosophy that it’s best to buy the best tools you can get, so that you won’t outgrow them, or need to replace....

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