A longer desktop, raised to countertop level, provides more elbow room and a comfortable height for Scott to draw. A metalsmith cut and shaped a sheet of stainless steel to fit like an apron over a plywood desktop and affixed it with glue. “If you have a countertop you want to transform, this is an easy upgrade with little construction,” says Anne Turner.
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Countertop: Sheet of stainless steel over Formica by Kenneth McGill Designs; 205/401-0910.
Woven box and tray: from Pottery Barn.