Nicola                                        Nicky working

Nicola studied for three years at the London College of Furniture, attaining an HND in Furniture Restoration. 

She continued developing her restoration and conservation skills working in a small specialist workshop in Oxfordshire under the guidance of Paul Kelaart, taking on the running of the business after four years.

Nicola has continued to restore furniture for the past 18 years and has enjoyed working for many interesting clients including Burghley House, Arundel Castle and The Waterside Inn at Bray.

She also spent 7 years as part-time visiting lecturer teaching final year Restoration and Conservation Degree students at Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College.

 

 

Christopher Christopher

Christopher has over 30 years experience dealing in and restoring antiques.

He has worked for highly respected and long established firms restoring for both London and European dealers.

For the past seven years Christopher has traded independently as Christopher Paul Antiques, exhibiting  at fine art and antique fairs including Chelsea, Kensington and The Decorative Fair, Battersea.

 

By joining forces Nicola and Christopher bring together an extensive knowledge of restoration, conservation and the antique trade and offer a comprehensive and professional service.