Before we moved I had heard it rumored that you could show a carpenter a picture of a piece of furniture and they could make it. So I brought a Pottery Barn catalog with me when we moved, so I would have plenty of pictures to choose from. But we didn't have anything made right away. Instead we bought this table with 6 chairs to get us started.
The table was just big enough to fit all our family and our plates. Serving dishes.... forget it. No room. But we faithfully used what we had until the oppertunity to upgrade presented it's self.
When we were ready I made a nifty order with pictures, drawings, and even a few arrows... I wish I had been able to keep the page... the carpenter said "three weeks". We said GREAT! It will be ready just in time for our guests from Waco. But remember we live in Africa..... 'nuff said.
SIX weeks later Kent brings home this: