Unique Wood and Glass Tables by Greg Klassen Greg Klassen is a masterful studio furniture maker who merges vast sections of gnarled hardwood timber with hand-cut glass panels to create tables which resemble rivers and lakes. When the slab came in it was almost 12 long x 5 wide.
CVCF also sells river tables that are in stock here.
Glass wood table river. Air Canyon glass and wood river table with metal base. Singular or two pieces of wood that you can either cut or sort of book match to create your river effect. Restoration Hardware Live Edge Table.
Guaranteed to be a conversation starter in any dining room. Live Edge River Coffee Table. This one-of-a-kind river table speaks for itself.
Materials you will need. If youre looking for a river table that isnt made from wood this river coffee table from OneOff is a good choice for you. Made from Corian and steel with blue resin details this stunning table is perfect for modern homes.
Watch how to make a wood table with a river of glass flowing through Andrea James 430 am Fri Mar 9 2018 Woodworker John Malecki created this amazing river table with a massive piece of gnarly. Furniture maker Greg Klassen builds intricately designed tables and other objects embedded with glass rivers and lakes. In this video I build A live edge river table with the most insane piece of walnut I have ever seen.
Live edge coffee tables with glass down the center are the greaterest. I built this live edge river table using a highly exotic and stunning piece of walnut from Oregon. Features blue glass routed flush into the table top as well as sturdy and beautiful metal wishbone legs.
Inspired by his surroundings in the Pacific Northwest Klassen works with edge pieces from discarded trees often acquired from construction sites or from dying trees that have begun to rot which he aligns to mimic the jagged shores of various bodies of water. One all is said and done and the table is completed with the glass insert the table ends up at roughly 8 x 40. Some of the most beautiful and figured burley maple I have ever seen.
The two parts he cuts will form the tabletop which houses the sheet of glass river of this river tableand its a big table. Before getting to the glass part though he planes the two slabs of wood to an even thickness. In the next few steps I will show you how to not make a river table and the experience i had in making this project which went from river to looking more like a piece of bacon in my yard.
I walk you through how I did it. Live edge wood is great. I took on this project as a challenge and it certainly did just that to my problem solving skills.
This project was inspired by some of Greg Klassens work and is deceptively simple. CVCF custom furniture designers and makers recommend the best types of wood for epoxy tables and river tables such as 2 thick black walnut live edge wood slabs. This river table had a ton of tricky parts and speed bumps along the way.
This room features white floors white chairs an ocean view and a wood live edge table. My take on the design made famous by Greg Klassen. The white and blue tones of the table make it an instant eye-catcher.
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All up it was about a week. Live edge wood coffee tables are greater. His River Collection is a series of intricately designed and handcrafted tables that feature embedded blueish-green glass rivers running throughout each piece.
The naturally uneven edges of the wood and their vivid grains provide the perfect shore to mimic bodies of water.