Walnut Side Board / Credenza
The side board / credenza can be used to store serving items and linens in a dining room or can be used in an office setting to store business materials.
The sideboard credenza features a book matched case and hand cut dovetails on all four corners of the case work. It is designed and built in the style of mid century modern with clean lines and exposed joinery. It has influenced of George Nakashima work in the use of walnut with some sapwood showing and the use of book-matching the timbers.
Book-matching is created by slicing a large timber in half and gluing it back as a mirror image. The detailed image below shows a mirror image on the sides and doors. The left side, top, and right side are from a single long timber for a continuous grain pattern which wraps the piece. Each door is also formed with a book matched panel and have mirror images. Each door slides on wooden runners and the doors can be easily removed for cleaning. Inside the piece there is an adjustable shelf.
The featured version of the sideboard / credenza is 66" long x 15 1/2" wide x 30" high. The piece can be built in many different sizes to suit your needs. It can also be built in many wood species