The Holidays are filled with joy, especially when children's dreams come true! We happily donated scrap wood to The Guild of Oregon Woodworkers & Rapid City Woodworkers Association so all of their talented craftsmen could create toys for children in need. Hundreds of toys were handed out in Rapid City and Portland Fire & Rescue Toy -N- Joy makers. To find out more information about The Guild of Oregon Woodworkers click here, For Rapid City Woodworkers Association click here.
Fresh on the showroom floor is our Mill End Coffee Table shown in 1/4 Sawn White Oak. The Mill End Coffee Table is created entirely from scrap lumber. Overall dimensions are roughly 18"D x 35"L x 17"H. We also have Western Walnut, & Madrone Mill End Coffee Table's in-stock. For more information stop by the showroom or click here to contact us.
Motawi Tileworks was founded in 1992 by, Nawal Motwai. Nawal was inspired by the Arts & Crafts movement at Pewabic Pottery. Their designs were influenced by Ernest Batchelder & Frank Lloyd Wright from the Arts & Crafts era. Nawal infused their influences and created her own style. We love their handcrafting technique and amazing craftsmanship.
Here are some Holiday gift ideas from Motawi Tileworks:
Japanese Lantern - Red Tile
Fresh on the floor this week is our Hope Chest shown in Western Walnut & Cherry with a Quilted Maple top. Hope chests are a thoughtful Holiday gift for extra storage space or a bench at the end of your bed. We also have a solid Cherry & a Madrone Hope Chest in-stock. Overall dimensions are 20"D x 40"W x 21"W. For more information about our Hope Chests, click here.
What are the 2011 trends for Holiday decorating? Gold & Brown are the most inviting & comfortable tones for family gatherings because of the warm hues. Also, pairing warm colors with bold hints of red or silver add a bright and cherry setting in your home. Lastly, removing clutter and adding elegance and simplicity should be at the top of your list for Holiday décor. Take a look at the pictures below for more ideas and trends.
John Doering, a local craftsman, built these tiny birdhouse ornaments using scrap lumber. We are excited to see what else he comes up with after purchasing more of our scrap wood. Stop by the showroom to pick up a few of these ornaments before they are all gone! For more information click here to contact us.
Fresh on the floor are our Stanton Stools shown in Western Walnut with Soliloquy Papyrus Travertine upholstery. The stools are available in standerd counter height, bar height, or can be built to your own specifications. Overall dimensions are 21"D x 16"W. For more information about our Stanton Stools click here.
One of our favorite upholstery options shown on the Cube Chair in Eastern Walnut is the Trellis pattern from Kravet. With a 20,000 abrasion rating the rayon, cotton, and polyester blend is very durable. To see other color ways and find out more information about the Trellis pattern, click here.