The Seven Easy Pieces of Furniture – Episode 2: Blanket Chest [Video]

Furnishings posts logo finalIn this video, Fredericksburg, Virginia-based furniture maker Steve Dietrich discusses two of the techniques he used to create a blanket chest for the reconstructed Washington house at Ferry Farm.

Watch other videos and read more about rebuilding the Washington house here.

The Furniture Makers: Tom Snyder and Astrid Smith [Video]

In this video, we visit with Tom Snyder and Astrid Smith of Williamsburg Art Conservation to see how they upholstered the leather bottom chairs in the hall of the Washington house replica.

Watch other videos and read more about rebuilding the Washington house here.