DON HOWELL "UPSTATE 3" SIDE TABLE / BENCH, 2014
Impressive from every angle, Don Howell's "Upstate 3" is another fine example of a versatile table/stool from a series of studio furniture.
No matter from which perspective one views the piece there is a different aesthetic element to admire.
The table is idea in an entryway or perfect besides a bed or favorite reading chair.
The base, made of solid and bent dark walnut, has a different architecture on each side.
The dual curved bands, Art Deco inspired, are both structural and decorative.
The top, also burl American Walnut has been bleached to further reveal its amazing and highly figured grain.
An expert craftsman, Howell has spent the last few years refining his techniques and aesthetic, slowly hand-making heirloom-quality furniture for his friends and family using the finest hardwoods and burls.
19"H 20"W 17.5"D