Category Archives: Furniture Making

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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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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Turning Pedestals

**Note:  for reasons unknown, the blog photos don’t seem to be loading for us as we’re looking at the published version, but when you click on any of the “spaces”, the photo does load.  We don’t know if this is … Continue reading

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Drop Leaf Coffee Table

Want to show you some photos of the drop leaf coffee table, I used a wooden knuckle hinge and a flipper to support the leaves. Like I mentioned last time, I apply the knee blocks or sometimes called ears, to … Continue reading

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