Tag Archives: Antiques

Repair, Restoration, & Frame Makeover

Restoration and Custom Framing Portrait from the early 1800’s came to us with holes and a warped stretcher bar. The piece was lined, surface cleaned, re-stretched to new bars and custom framed. Frame Design Makeover Pastel portrait that traveled all … Continue reading

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Antique Grocery List

This paper grocery list from Ripley Cash Grocery was found when Leah Gray was cleaning out her mother’s house. She remembered playing with it as a child and could not believe it was still amongst her family’s things. In order … Continue reading

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Family Heirloom Shadowboxes

Great Grandfather, U.S. Congressman Frances Moore commemorated the life of her Great Grandfather, W.R. Smith, in this shadowbox. He was a lawyer, judge and U. S. Congressman from Texas, between 1903 and 1916. Frances & Lucy sifted through numerous documents … Continue reading

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Restoration Makeover: Oil Painting & Antique Frame

Painting of the Virgin Mary This antique painting of the Virgin Mary had been spray glued to a board and the paint was detaching from the canvas. We sent the piece to a restoration artist where the piece was removed … Continue reading

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1846 Antique Coverlet

This antique textile is a miniature coverlet woven by a Jacquard loom in 1846 in Knox County Ohio. As a house warming gift to passionate antique textile collectors, this piece holds sentimental value and is a rare find to add … Continue reading

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