November 9, 2005
This elaborate drop-front desk made in China illustrates an early example of the ball-and-claw foot
October 25, 2005
Martin takes viewers on a guided tour of his reproduction Thomas Seymour roll-top desk, detailing the materials and techniques that were required to reproduce this magnificant design.
A tool set designed to make crown molding from solid stock
This replica of an 18th-century Pennsylvania secretary features hidden compartments for storing valuables
A quick tour of an exquisite, yet functional, desk
September 14, 2005
A desk is a table dedicated to reading or writing, and as such originally implied a sloping top. The sloping top, in fact, constituted practically the entirety of early desks,…
March 1, 2005
Leaving the stock extra long until the last moment can compensate for unforeseen discrepancies
January 5, 2005
Take a tour with the artist of this classic cherry desk
August 1, 2003
With plenty of work surface and efficient storage, this desk is not only functional but also enhances the home office
June 1, 2002
Combine machine work and handwork to create arched panel doors with 18th-century style
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