Posts Tagged ‘Antique’

January 9th, 2012 | Latest work | No comments

Bronze Statue of a Rider & Horse

The leg of this antique bronze horse had broken off and was lost. It is not always possible or practical to re-cast parts of  metal object, so in this case Mike replaced the missing part with a very hard wood, carved the leg and coloured it to match. The repair...

French Oak Kitchen Table

This oak kitchen table looked out of place in a light and airy kitchen setting. The customer wanted to change the orange-coloured varnish finish and Mike suggested it was lightened by bleaching and given a ‘limed’ , durable finish. Mike used a water-based, white Japanese wood filler together with a...