“I stumbled upon ‘boomerang desks’ while searching online for inspiration for an L-shaped desk to go in a corner,” Roberts said, adding that his design was heavily inspired by an Arne Vodder desk from the 1940s. He says the housed mortise-and-tenon joints in the round legs were one of the most rewarding parts of the project.
WALNUT AND MAPLE, 48D x 73W x 30H
– Mike Roberts, San Antonio, Texas
From Fine Woodworking #282
Last fall, the 20th annual Texas Furniture Makers Show featured 55 pieces by 48 of the finest furniture makers in Texas. This is one of the pieces that caught our attention. For more on the show, visit kacckerrville.com.