Steam bending

Discover the art of steam bending and learn how to create stunning and unique wooden designs. Explore top ideas and techniques to bring your woodworking projects to the next level.
Steam bent wood chair from Studio Dohoon Metal, Furniture Repair, Studio, Chair Design, Wood Chair Design, Bent Wood, Plywood Furniture, Wooden Chair, Wood Chair

Steam bending wood has come along way since "Michael Thonet": made his coffee house staple "_No.14_": chair in 1859 but that's not to say that crafting elegant curves into functional furniture has gotten any easier. Korean designer Dohoon Kim is a success story however with his sound-yet-delicate constructs for chairs and tables using simple arches to…

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Lumber Lamp by Hongtao Zhou - Tuvie Furniture Repair, Design, Wood, Steam Bending Wood, Wooden Light, Wood Sculpture, Lighting Design, Energy Wood, Wood Furniture

Artist and designer Hongtao Zhou has created Lumber Lamp (named Energy Wood) by band-sawing one piece of Ash lumber and steam-bending the strips to contain space and light. These strips transform the lumber into a dynamic sculptural mechanism, a lumber that delivers lights as well as visual forms. He also uses the same concept and...