These benches were built in the summer of 2008
as entries to the biennial furniture exhibition of the Cumberland Furniture
Guild. The walnut bench bellow was selected and will be exhibited beginning in
July at the Tennessee State Museum, and ending at the Knoxville Museum of Arts
from April 2009 to August 2009. Benches measure 18"H x 14"D x
60"L. Keep scrolling down for details.
Cherry and Maple
Walnut and Maple
All joinery is through-tenons with maple
wedges. The 'spike' on the stretcher tenon is ebonized walnut.
Oil and wax finish.