Ethan Dirks

I had Rene refinish a table for me. A family heirloom that came from Germany when my great-grandfathers, grandfather came over. Very professional, very good work. The prices are a little expensive, but the quality of work very much justifies the price. I was extremely happy with the result and glad I had Rene and…

Greg and Donna Riley

Rene is a true furniture refinishing and restoration specialist! She had refinished our buffet that had been in the family for decades. Her recommendation for the right stain color was “Spot On!”. We couldn’t be happier with her work! We strongly recommend Rene!

after refinished podium

Kathy Tietz

Her process each Pew was disassembled, each part gets carefully sanded, gouges removed, and then she would proceed with staining and varnishing and sealing, after they had ample time to dry it took a team of three people to reassemble the pews before they could be taken to the church and then two more went…

Dave & Laurie Schaefer

THANKS AGAIN AND AGAIN RENE! YES, SHE DOES LOOK ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL! We can’t thank you enough for taking on this project — we so appreciate it. Dave & Laurie Schaefer

Tammy C

I love the earthy style that this studio brings to the table! I live in Iowa and have several of Rene’s pieces throughout my home. The newest piece that she has created is absolutely beautiful and takes me to my childhood, she did a custom made painting that I can’t wait to receive! Although far…

V. Cooper

Rene refinished two cedar chests for us. The cedar chests were banged up from moves in the past. She did a remarkable job with the refinish. We toured her studio and were very impressed with her artistic talent. Great place to buy unique gifts.

Rod M.

Rene was recommended to me by the folks at Don’s Custom Cabinets in Rapid Valley. We had 2 rockers and a side table that were about 5 years old that had seriously deteriorated since we bought them. They had been kept on an outdoor deck, under roof in a SE exposure, no direct precipitation, but…