closet wall

I created a closet wall for a master bedroom that only had one small closet with enough space for one person belongings, but intended for two.  I had to come up with a de...

a dresser

I designed this dresser with the intention to keep it simple and natural.  The materials used were intended to mimic those used in my previous bunk bed design since both projects share the same room...

a bunk bed

Almost every kid I know loves the idea of a bunk bed, I know I did. That is the idea of being elevated, but I wasn’t too happy to be the kid sleeping on the bottom bed.  My kids are not any dif...

new stairs

I have to say, it was a little scary to walk down the stairs before they were re-done, and even more so after we took the carpet that the threads were wrapped around with.  There was not much suppo...

coffee table

One of two coffee tables (see gallery). Here I used the same leg design I had previously created for my credenza. I like the level changes and the natural color of the maple....

credenza

I have been working on this piece as part of my “build as much storage as you can with style” project.  This piece is 18″ deep by 6′ wide.  I can fit a lot of things in ther...

new name, new look

Hello and welcome to my new blog! Arttesana is now simply Rosicel! This blog is new in appearance but it will still be me showing my followers the new projects I have in store.  Thank you for stick...

side table

I have been working on a side table for a while.  I was having no luck with the base.  I knew I wanted it to be metal but everything I came across was either too big, bulky or too tall.  Well, my...

mud room

I finally finish the mud room!                    ...

gardening

The yard still has a long way to go, but I think I have made some improvements here and there.                ...