Custom themed hand made chess sets on etsy by Jim Arnolds Chess Sets. These beautiful chess pieces are Hand carved one piece at a time from solid Maple and Walnut. Chess pieces are weighted, and felted. Chess board solid Maple and Walnut (no veneers!). Chess Pieces handmade by me. Chess board handmade by me. Chess board about 24-25" square. Chess pieces, kings about 6" tall...pawns about 3" tall. This particular chess set design is my very first. Its very similar to the set my Dad taught me how to play on.