Below in an essay of photos is the cherry and walnut (red cedar, maple, and white oak as well) hope chest assembled, sanded, and awaiting hardware and finishing.
The chest taken apart and being fitted with a floor and a till.
Detail of the till.
The bed to this point, dry fit and testing out some planks for the sides of the legs.
Carving of a dove-messenger on the crib’s headboard.
Two views of the baby crib in black walnut.
Large sun-burst or fan carved cross-brace for the alder console I am currently building.