Tag Archive: restoration

Jun 05

Plane time capsule

I loved this post over on MVFlaim’s blog about his Kruse & Bahlmann plane restoration. Take a read and discover the extra surprise he got when he worked on the plane.

Sep 02

Slideshow 2 – Bridgewood & Neitzert

(Please click on the titles above to go to the slideshow) Bridgewood & Neitzert Ltd, Violin Repairers, Dealers and Makers, 146 Stoke Newington Church Street, London N16 0JU. I had such a nice reponse to the first photoset about London makers I made, that …

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Jan 04

David Esterly, wood carver

I’m currently reading ‘The Lost Carving‘ by celebrated wood carver David Esterly. Whilst I have to admit to speed-reading large chunks of it, (I just want to read about the technique and tools), it’s a nice insight into a wood-carver’s life. When fire destroyed a good chunk of Hampton Court …

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