Nakashima-Widdicomb Restoration: Part Deux

  Hello and welcome to my blog!  This post completes a two part series in which I’m restoring and reinforcing a Nakashima-Widdicomb mirror.  In part one of the series I repaired and restored the mirror frame and replaced the mirror glass.  This post details the process of building a frame …

Nakashima-Widdicomb Restoration

Hello and welcome to my blog!  In this two-part series I will be restoring a Nakashima-Widdicomb mirror.  This mirror was part of a line of a furniture designed for Widdicomb Furniture Company by George Nakashima.  Over his career George Nakashima worked with both Knoll Studio and Widdicomb Furniture Company having designed furniture …

Live Edge Tsuridana – Complete

Hello and welcome to my blog!  This post completes a series in which I am building a live edge tsuridana, of American black walnut, for installation into a contemporary Japanese house.  In the previous post the tsuridana was brought to dimension, finish planed, and a large rabbet was cut around …