Mike Hosaluk has some very good curly Maple for sale. He is willing to sell this for $12/board ft.
The boards are 2.5″ thick.
Here is a picture of the wood. Call or email Mike if you are interested.
Mike Hosaluk: firstname.lastname@example.org or cell: (306) 291-3014
This piece is made from Box Elder with 5 light coats of dye and pyrography. I call it 'Cozy Cabin' Rick Hounjet