The frame is made from 1"x.5" maple strips.
I made 3 axis box joints for each corner.
We also made wall coverings for above the window, above the cabinet frame, and for the hollow floor in the cabinet.
The floor is hollow because we are mounting a surface mounted over-sink light on the cabinet bottom.
It's still way to early for drinking, but all those pieces are really getting shellacked.
Got it all mounted up:
The door still needs to be built. It will swing down on a piano hinge, and have magnetic latches to keep it closed.
A better view of the panels above the window"