Satoshi Yamauchi

Satoshi Yamauchi is originally from Japan. He is a furniture maker based in Honolulu, Hawaii with over 15 years of woodworking experience. Satoshi is a passionate and meticulous artisan whose state-of-the-art furniture is one of the finest on the island.     His focus and love of the craft is reflected in every aspect of his creations, from the joints to the finishes. Satoshi’s approach to woodworking is about achieving a good balance of aesthetics, function, and durability.…

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George Nakashima tribute table

Here is a George Nakashima tribute dining table made by Satoshi Yamauchi. It is made entirely out of walnut wood. Its size is W 36″ x L 90″ x H 30″ and it was carefully designed as a table that can seat up to 8 people comfortably. The walnut wood was stained to a darker finish, giving it a charcoal color. This table combines both shaker style and Japanese aesthetics in one design. George Nakashima…

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Earpod dining table & a matching bench

Here is a nature inspired 10 seater dining table made of earpod slabs grown in Honolulu, Hawaii. These EarPods slabs came from the grounds of State Capital so there is a historical aspect to these particular furniture pieces. The legs are made of flat metal bar, coated in matte black. The matching bench is also created from the very same tree to allow for consistent color and texture throughout the dining set. Size: W 43″ L…

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Monkeypod waterfall bench

Here is our waterfall bench made of local hawaiian wood, known as monkeypod. The continuous grain flows beautifully from one leg to the other. We kept the natural edges of the monkeypod slab for a dynamic design. The shelves are made of oak, finished with black lacquer. This handcrafted bench compliments a contemporary home very nicely.    

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Hotel room mini remodel

We helped remodel a hotel condo unit at the Ilikai Hotel. We designed and fabricated a wide wood panel headboard and two sliding shaker style doors. Both items are made of stained Sapele and clear coat lacquered in a satin sheen. Installed, complete with high precision Japanese sliding door hardware pieces. The two new improvements made to this hotel room allows for a breezy Hawaiiana feel.  

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