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reclaimed cedar bench  // Posts tagged as "reclaimed cedar bench"

25 Oct Posted by in Blog | Comments Off on Cedar Bench

Cedar Bench

Cedar Bench

This is new hand split cedar bench I made for a client on Salt Spring Island this summer.  It was commissioned to sit in a special garden in memory of a loved one.  I love these projects.  They mean so much to me and the clients.  Its very satisfying to create something that will help […]

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24 Oct Posted by in Blog | Comments Off on Pearson Memorial Bench

Pearson Memorial Bench

Pearson Memorial Bench

I was recently commissioned to build a memorial bench for a couple who were heavily involved in the building of our local community hall on Pender Island.   This bench, like all of my work, is made from all salvaged and reclaimed red cedar driftwood that I split by hand.  I like to leave sections of the […]

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06 Sep Posted by in Benches, Furniture, Garden Structures, Portfolio | Comments Off on Swinging Bench

Swinging Bench

Swinging Bench

A hand split cedar bench swings from this free standing structure, constructed with mortise and tenon joinery and sheltered with a cedar shake roof.  A few sections of naturally aged silver cedar on the back of the bench and the posts are highlighted with the smoothly finished and oiled frame and bench.  A single plane […]

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26 Nov Posted by in Blog | Comments Off on K&N Bench

K&N Bench

K&N Bench

This hand split cedar bench was designed to be a little more reclining for the relaxing enjoyment of the owners while they look out over the ocean view.  They also asked me to carve their initials into the back of the bench (like lovers would do…) and this personalizes it very nicely.  For this bench […]

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03 Nov Posted by in Benches, Furniture, Portfolio | Comments Off on K&N Bench

K&N Bench

K&N Bench

Details of the back rest of this hand split cedar bench include a natural hole in the grain, and carved initials of the owners.  Coated with Cedar Seal, a natural outdoor protection to help keep the cedar colour vibrant.

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19 Oct Posted by in Benches, Furniture, Portfolio | Comments Off on K&N Bench

K&N Bench

K&N Bench

A hand split red cedar bench showing the back piece left “raw”, as it is found on the beach.

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19 Oct Posted by in Benches, Furniture, Portfolio | Comments Off on K&N Bench

K&N Bench

K&N Bench

A hand split cedar bench offers a rest with a view over the ocean.  Made using mortise and tenon joinery, and coated with Cedar Seal, an outdoor protection designed to keep the colour of the cedar vibrant.  A small carved inscription of the owners’ initials adds a personal note.

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07 Jun Posted by in Benches, Furniture | Comments Off on Towler bench detail

Towler bench detail

Towler bench detail

Here is a detail of the armrest and post on this split cedar bench.  Notice the coloration in the cedar, and the knot hole in the top of the post.  All the joinery is done by hand.

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