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PATINA Sept 2020 Meeting (Steve Dietrich)
September 13, 2020 @ 8:00 am - January 19, 2023 @ 2:00 pm
A Morvianian Workbench – PATINA is proud to present Steve Dietrich, a West Point graduate and retired Army Lieutenant Colonel who operates Dietrich’s Early American Furniture Reproductions (DEAFR) near Fredericksburg, VA.
His work can be seen in George Washington’s replica boyhood home, Ferry Farm, and Burly Man Wood Specialties in Fredericksburg.
A lifetime member of the Society of American Period Furniture Makers (SAPFM), Steve descended from German cabinetmakers and conveys their pride of craftsmanship in his work. He holds an MA in History and has published extensively on military history and the history and reproduction of early American furniture.
Steve will discuss construction and functional features of his reproduction Moravian Style Workbench.