Builds and works with
almost all furniture, cabinets, and display fixture items both
refinement of antique furniture, always with the goal of retaining the
look and function that makes it
Designs pieces to
fit the client's actual needs in function and appearance.
• Works with most
and periods of furniture. Though Stickley, Macintosh and Danish
are favorites, he has done
Southwestern, Victorian, Early American, Oriental, and Shaker pieces.
• Works with all
of wood, preferring domestic species because of environmental reasons.
Also works with plastic
laminate, manmade sheet goods, and detail work with brass, contrasting
inlay, and leather.
• Makes shop/approval
drawings for reference and for the client to see at no charge (for those
jobs which entail a
of time, a price will have to be negotiated).
• Will go to the
home to see styles that are present in order to compliment, get
measurements, and possibly
add to the
functionality of a piece.