Category Archives: From the workshop

Christmas is fast approaching for this Cabinet Maker

So Christmas is fast approaching and in the workshop I have various jobs. Some more Longbows to finish, table and chairs to strip and repolish, also various repairs too. So I’m pretty busy for the next 5 weeks. I am … Continue reading

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July 2016

Various jobs in the workshop this month. Currently I’m polishing bedside cabinets and a chest in black lacquer with a very high gloss finish. I have 2 rocking chairs that are being repolished , various bespoke Natural Edge Frames and 1 … Continue reading

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Snowing in April

So its freezing in my workshop today. Wood burner is back on as its been snowing today. Have had all seasons today. Roll on summer time, so I can have the doors open and not need to keep lighting the wood burner. Quite … Continue reading

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Natural Edge Picture Frames

So spring has sprung and the better weather should be just around the corner. We have just dried a new batch of timber, ready to be made into Natural Edge Picture and Mirror Frames. We have some lovely Oak timber … Continue reading

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January 2016 is here!

Happy New Year:) Christmas done and dusted and the shop is looking a bit bare All rested up and time for a bulk framing session I think, and a kiln stack wouldn’t go amiss. If anyone wants any more information … Continue reading

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Longbow Making

The list of Longbow orders seems to keep growing. I have just been asked to make another Longbow for a previous customer in Gloucestershire, along with 3 bows for fellow archers I shoot with. Its great to see so many … Continue reading

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Restoration work

So we’ve had the warmest day so far !! And yes it certainly was. Very warm in my workshop. The jobs for the next few weeks are restoration based. I have a few tables that need stripping and repolishing. Been … Continue reading

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Baby Grand Piano

Our latest job in the workshop is Stripping and Repolishing a Baby Grand Piano. Walnut veneer and looking very tired. It is very faded and has a fair few scratches too. The difference should be amazing. Watch this space and see the … Continue reading

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Repolishing Enquiries

For all Furniture Restoration Enquires please call us at Graham White Furniture on 01205 870233 If you have a piece of furniture that has been well used, with lots of scratches, water, heat marks and you think the Varnish, Wax, French Polish … Continue reading

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Restoration and Re Polishing

What a beautiful morning here in Old Leake, Lincolnshire. After a lovely Easter with the family I am in the Workshop with some restoration work. I have a couple of tables that are being repolished. One is a small hall … Continue reading

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