I have always wanted to create a table like this but often these dough tray have round bottoms which you can’t attach legs to, or the well is too deep, etc. I have always loved dough trays since they are carved out of one solid piece of wood!
This one has a nice flat underside for table legs and a nice flat top side for a table surface.
I start by adding several coats of clear lacquer to give it a clear, shiny protective finish without taking away from its original patina.
I wanted the table to be unique so I decided to add removable, sliding trays to the top. I bought a piece of cherry for a contrasting wood color and cut it into 3 pieces.Continue reading