Treasure Box #2 - Post #8 - Finishing cutting
I have been finishing cutting all the marquetry pieces except for the green bone, which is being died right now. I finally adopted a recipe of copper sulfate and turmeric, the arsenite for the traditional Paris green being out of the question.
So all the sides were cut.
I divided the top...
And The SAPFM 2014 Cartouche Award Goes To...
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|Home Sweet Workshop|
I love having a business in a historic commercial district which is unique and that I have continued to exist in this location for so long without spending a dime on advertising. All around me are restaurants, theatre events, clothing shops, gift shops and just about everything you would need for a diverse shopping...
Treasure Box - Series #2 - Post #7 - More cutting
Respect The Screw
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Complex Curve Repair Simplified
|Another Day Another Chair Repair|
However, I often walk home from work...
I must have an unlimited source of clamping choices. When you spend over 40 years repairing antiques you get creative with unique problem solving.
Most of the repairs I see come into the shop which have failed are the result of poor clamping efforts. Face it, when the wood surfaces do not meet under precise pressure, even...