Before-Note warped Top
Before-Note False Base
Restoration on late 1800's Fine Carved Partner's Desk. Elaborately carved with lions heads & scrolls. Previously owned by John Francis Knoll (1875-1956) Bishop of the Archdiocese of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Note the warps on top & secondary base added.
Warped top removed
Seams closed
Carvings replaced
In progress
Carved Hidden Drawers
The Early days....    Since 1978
Restoration on Early 1900's Sellers Kitchen Cabinet. These were popular from about 1900-1920. They were manufactured by Hoosier, Sellers, McDougall, Napanee, Boone & others mostly from Indiana. Note panels in top portion are removed & replaced w/ glass to display items. Original hardware is polished & laquered.
Before-Half Stripped
Base Painted Still
Top Half Stripped
Doors & Drawers Stripped
Similar Cabinet After
Note Glass Panels
Enamel Top Repainted
Different periods of furniture I have worked on through the years.
Walnut Huntboard
Large Griffin
Walnut Table w/ Griifins
Smaller Huntboard
Heavily Carved Oak Sideboard
Ornate Side by Side
Mahogany Dresser w/ Mirror
Tiger Maple Corner Cabinet
Oak Curved China Cabinet
Oak Side by Side
Top Done -Seams Closed 
See Solid Quartered Sawn Oak Grain
Seams are not Cupped Anymore
Seams Closed on Base as well Beautiful Hand Rubbed Patina
Base Done-Hardware Polished