Workshop NEO

Workshop NEO

One of very few antique woodwork restoration courses we’ve found in Poland Workshop NEO offers interesting and unconventional courses in  restoration of old furniture, introducing various renovation and restoration techniques. This is a course at the master level...
Pilot workshops in Wadowice – final result

Pilot workshops in Wadowice – final result

A while ago I informed you about finalizing the door restoration. Just to remind you: http://www.youthart.eu/artisan/pilot-workshops-in-wadowice/. Now I can present you the final result of our work. After decision that we are going to paint the door with covering...
Antique renovation tips

Antique renovation tips

This professional antique renovation firm from Warsaw publishes a useful guide for beginners on their website. You can browse through practical ideas on the use of various materials and tools as well as presentation of whole interventions on wooden objects. Definitely...
Artisan carpentry firm

Artisan carpentry firm

This is a good example of a thriving small craft enterprise specialising in artisan carpentry and antique furniture renovation. Their website gives good examples of typical orders such firms get from clients. http://sztukawdrewnie.pl
Pilot workshops in Wadowice

Pilot workshops in Wadowice

The next step of our project is practicing of renovation. We found over 100 years old door which we wanto give new life. We started with removing all not wooden elements:    Unfortunately, we had to also remove the most destroyed wooden parts of the door and door...
Woodworking ideas

Woodworking ideas

Woodworking ideas, inspiration, beautiful woodworks   This site is not specifically about woodwork restoration but gives a lot of practical ideas useful for any workshop working with wood. For example consult Japanese techniques of preserving wood – how they compare...