Parallam Coffee Table

I thought I would show some of the process that I use to make my Parallam furniture. I recently built a Convergence table- my parallam coffee table and took some pictures of the steps along the way. Parallam is an engineered wood beam made by weyerhauser. They are...

Milling Aluminum Brackets for the Helium Dining Table

After I built the Torus Pedestal table I was still intrigued by the possibilities of creating joinery by milling chunks of aluminum. In designing a new dining table I chose to use a similar technique to create the joint where the leg meets the stretcher. My first step...

Polishing Stainless Bolts

If you have ever had the opportunity to see my furniture in person, you may have noticed that all of the exposed stainless steel fasteners have a great luster to them. This is a finish that I have to create on my own. It is done with a metal lathe and, although...

Building the Torus Pedestal Table

I have been planning for some time to build a pedestal table to complement my Xenon Pedestal. The design I came up with references my Carbon hall table except that it uses an aluminum joint instead of the cast concrete joint that joins carbon’s legs to its top....

Custom Carbon Table

I had a commission from the Smithsonian Craft Show to create a custom length Carbon Hall Table. The size that worked best was five feet long. This required increasing the spacing of the cables and recalculating their lengths to achieve the same feeling as the...

Radian- Concrete and Wood hall table

I have been combining concrete and wood in my furniture for many years now. One piece I created several years ago was my Mercury bench. It is a three foot long bench designed for that perfect little spot. Since day one of completing mercury, it has been envisioned...