As a chair it has a little more give than other wooden chairs. As a side table it has an interesting carved-in pattern. By unknown.
Mini circular saw with dc motor
This cool instructable shows different patterns to use when you want to make living hinges on lasercutter with wood.
Epilog laser vector cutting and raster imaging. - YouTube SO FREEKN COOL!!!
Cutting a series of kerfs in a section of wood or plywood can allow you to form it around a curve.