Blackwater Woodworks

Custom furniture and design

 

A small furniture studio in the hills of northern Maryland.   Specializing in custom chairs and tables using local cherry and walnut hardwoods.   These pieces can be ordered online or you can see the work at select craft shows and exhibitions on the east coast.  

 

Bentley Springs--Maryland       

(443) 255-6967    (410)  847-4267  

The Wave Bench2

 

17"h x 56"w x16"    deep. Walnut with double curve.  Price as shown $2750.

The Wave bench is a composition in curves and angles.  The base  is a slab of black walnut ripped in two then rejoined with cleats separated by a strip of cherry wood set between the two boards.  The rail underneath the seat is curved at a reverse angle to the seat.  

The seat of the Wave Bench is 8/4 wood (2 inch thick) cut in the middle at an angle and rejoined.   A series of internal tenons and cherry wood splines join the two pieces  It is then bandsawed and shaped to its distinctive wave curve.   The ends are capped with angled  breadboards.