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  • Beam to Bench

    Responding to an ad for free "firewood," I found the wood for this small bench at a building demolition site near Quidi Vidi Lake. This beam was in poor shape, but planed to reveal a beautiful grain and knot pattern. I cut away the most damaged areas to reveal the eventual seat and leg shapes. I did not fill or hide the nail holes left from the wood's life as a structural member,