Toy chest with seat by Laure Mora

Laure’s project is a child’s toy chest and seat which she has made for her two year old niece. The project comprises of three main species of wood, American Black Walnut, American Cherry and Sycamore. The Shaker inspired toy chest is made of veneered plywood with marquetry details. The lid is made of magnetic segments, secured by a turned screw. The seat and chest are joined by two ‘S’ shaped laminations, walnut and sycamore veneers create a uniform striped lines through the lamination.   You can read Laure’s student profile here