Category Archives: Furniture Builds

Clothes Press & Huntboard

Well, I must say that we accomplished a lot in only three days of building on the Bombe! Yesterday I spent the day putting together some previous pieces that we had been posting on the blog – the Huntboard and … Continue reading

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Bombe Chest on Chest – Day 3

I must say that Frank didn’t let any grass grow under his feet. I was going to say that he didn’t let any dust settle on him, but that wasn’t the case. No doubt we made a mess and a … Continue reading

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Bombe Chest on Chest – Day 2

Yesterday, we made a lot of progress and will hopefully stand the bottom case at the end of today, Day 3. Frank goes home this evening and won’t be back until after the Holidays so the Bombe will be on … Continue reading

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Bombe Chest on Chest – The Beginning

Several years ago I was commissioned to build a Bombe Chest on Chest, a reproduction of one at the DeWitt Wallace Museum in Williamsburg, VA. In the early days of posting videos, Sherri put together a slide show of the … Continue reading

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Hunt board drawers/doors

not quite as far as i wanted, but its coming, will get the doors done today, here are some pictures of the drawers , note i did a center book match crotch on the top drawer, as a central focal … Continue reading

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Clothes Press construction complete

the clothes press is all built and most of the sanding is done, a little more to do, but did alot as we built it, here are some pictures of it all built, and a shot of the swing door … Continue reading

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more clothes press

Here are a few more pictures of the Clothes Press as it’s getting wrapped up. We have the opening sides as well the crown opens and will have a false floor, this is really a cool piece, and will surely … Continue reading

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