Mahogany Figure Sculpture Restoration

Heirloom Wood Sculptures Repaired & Refinished

by Mark Fry |August 7, 2013 |0 Comments | Featured, Restoration, Sculpture | , , , , , , , , ,

Restoration of several wooden sculptures by artist, Rosemary Cahoon

Our clients for this project, the Martins, wrote this lovely letter after they received their restored sculptures:

We have used Museum Quality Restoration Services and Mark Fry to repair and rejuvenate two different family heirlooms, wooden sculptures crafted in the 1950s and 1960s by Melinda’s artist aunt, Rosemary Cahoon. Mark carefully examined each piece ahead of time for cracks, holes and other problems and then shared what approach he would recommend for restoration, including what the tradeoffs were with other methods. We then agreed on approach, price and an approximate schedule and paid Mark a 50% deposit. read more

Oriental Warrior Chest Repair

Oriental Warrior Chest

by Mark Fry |July 13, 2013 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , , ,

Oriental Warrior Chest With Decorative Brass.

A full restoration: repaired from worm and beetle damage, and restored finish.  Here is an extract from the Angie’s List Review left by the client (See screenshot of the full review at bottom of page):

“he completely restored a Chinese antique chest (more than 300 years old) that had termite damage, structural weakness and severe damage to metal scrolling plus other issues… The Chinese cabinet work was truly “museum quality”.   read more