Portfolio

Gold Leaf Gilded Ceiling

Gold leaf, gilded ceiling & finished architectural wood work. Sutton Place, New York, NY.

NYC Church

NYC Church – pending

Shellac Polished Oak Woodwork

Shellac polished oak woodwork. Dakota Building, New York, NY.

Shellac Floor

Floor refinished with shellac & top coated with wax. Dakota Building, New York, NY.

Decorative 17th century French wall panelling

Decorative 17th century French wall panelling. 5th Ave. New York, NY. Replace missing decorative swags with gesso & color matched to original historical finish.

Kitchen Cabinetry

Newly installed kitchen cabinetry. Prep, stain, apply marine varnish & install restoration glass.  Dakota Building, New York, NY.

Lacquered Walnut Dining Room Table

Library Staircase

Private library staircase. Stained finished woodwork. Central Park South. New York, NY.

Polished Woodwork

Various polished woodwork Dakota Building New York, NY.

Staircase Renovation

Brownstone. West 79th St New York, NY.  Tuchman Residence. Finished above … replaced all wood elements. Shellac polished & waxed.

Foyer, Brownstone.

Foyer, Brownstone. West 79th St New York, NY.  Tuchman Residence.:-  Quarter sawn oak panelling, stripped old existing finish, replaced damaged sections, touched up, applied several padded coats of shellac.

Elevator Door

Steel elevator door with quarter sawn oak, faux finish.

Decorative Antique Drinks Decanter

Decorative antique drinks decanter. The Steinberg residence. New York, NY. Prep polish all elements with black shellac, applied gold leaf to decorative swags, wax & buffed to finish.

Leather Embossed Attorney’s Desk

Hoboken, New  Jersey. Leather embossed attorney’s desk. Stripped old existing finish, stained & applied two coats marine varnish. Waxed & buffed. Replaced hardware, installed new leather.

Newly Fabricated Work Area

Newly fabricated work area, before & after, stained to match existing elements &  several coats of wax applied.

Decorative Side Table

Decorative side table after. Replaced damaged veneer inlay, touched up, shellac polished, wax.

Parquet Flooring

Damaged quarter sawn parquet flooring. Replaced  all damaged elements stained to match, several coats of shellac wax & buff to finish. Fabricated damaged flooring area. Custom color to match existing finish, applied 3x coats of polyurethane. Hoboken NJ.

A/C Radiator Covers

Designed, installed & finished custom A/C radiator covers.

Wicker side chair repair

Wicker side chair repair. 74th Street Central Park West, New York, NY.

Parish House Fort Edward New York

Parish House Fort Edward New York Various before & after renovations.

5th Avenue at 65th Street NYC.

5th Avenue at 65th Street NYC. Removed A/C unit & installed glass transim, replaced medallions, fabricated all damaged architectural wood elements to match.

St Luke’s Parish. Hudson Street. New York, NY.

St Luke’s Parish. Hudson Street. New York, NY. Exterior restoration, various before & after.

JFK Blvd. Jersey City, NJ.

JFK Blvd. Jersey City, NJ. Exterior/interior renovation. Various before & after.

Baldwin Ave, Jersey City, NJ

Baldwin Ave, Jersey City. NJ.  Exterior renovation. Various before & after.

5th Ave at 69th St. New York

5th Ave at 69th St. New York, NY. Decorative French 17th century wall panelling. Replace missing decorative swags with gesso. Touch up to match existing elements.

Dakota Building

Dakota Building, West 72nd Street New York, NY. Shellac polish doors/casings.

Dakota Building

Dakota Building, Central Park West 72nd St. New York, NY. Various door & window casing before & after the wood stripping process.

1971 Chevrolet El Camino

Restored & repainted.

1960 Chevy Apache

Restoration of 1960’s Chevy including total body restoration, prime & repainted. Replaced original straight 6 engine with a 350 small block V8.

Woodgraining

Examples of woodgraining.

Airstream Project