There is something to be said for the ability to look at a scrap pile of wood and turn it into something spectacular. Take this bench, for instance. You never would have guessed it came from the scrap pile!
Sometimes beauty is in the eye of the beholder and quite often it takes the ability to work with what you have. Pieces like this always mean so much more because they let you get down and dirty while you stretch your creative impulses!
Hop over to the Shelstring Blog to read about the stability and construction tips and tricks learned along the way. Personally, I love the tree trunk legs.