We call this table 'Figuratively Speaking' because the burl maple log was destined for a bonfire before our wood genius rescued it, raising it from the dead, 'figuratively speaking.' The result is a stunning piece of furniture with exceptional figured grain, live edges, and walnut bowties, set on a free-form slab maple base. This table is sold, but we would love to build one for you!
Gina's Table and Matching Bench
by Gina Aug 30th 2012
My husband and I are renovating our kitchen and I was looking for the finishing touch – something that would be unique, beautiful and make our room have personality. I found that with our table from Wood Genius. As soon as we started working with Clyde we were impressed with the attention to detail, the concern for meeting our expectations and the care given our table. From the very beginning each step was photographed and explained by Sheri via email. We looked forward to the updates and it made us want to go down to NC and work on our table too!! The process was wonderful. As our table progressed we loved the photos so much that we decided to add a bench. The bench is fantastic. It is wide and sturdy. In retrospect I wish I had gone for two benches and not done upholstered chairs on the other side. Perhaps that will be my next “Clyde Project”. I don’t think that I have ever written a review for anything but I think our table is such a work of art that I had no hesitation in wr... Read More