Contour Sanding and Circle Kerf Treatments often combine to give a unique look. Samples below are in Maple and Walnut.
Below is a Red Oak with as much character as possible, after which we applied a circle saw kerf surfacing. Other Treatments include Time worn Contour Sand, Wirebrush, Hand Scrape. We also can hand work the edges, rather than use a machine bevel as in this example.