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September 2011

Rob Humphreys Joins Rail Yard Studios and Railroad Services

Sometimes we’re moving so fast, we forget to mention some things. Some really, really important things. Over the past few months, we’ve added to the Rail Yard Studios team.  Rob Humphreys joined us as a business partner in both the Rail Yard Studios and Railroad Services businesses. He’s a fellow …

Double Track Credenza Made from a single hickory timber and four sticks of Tennessee Coal & Iron Company rail circa 1906. This one is unique because it is the only piece we have done to date with the legs left unsealed. You won’t want the natural rust material on a …

Louisville and Nashville Coffee Table This one is the little sister to the L&N Credeza we posted a little while back. It is the other end of the same crosstie, but rather than repeat ourselves, we made a Double Track Coffee Table 18”(H) x 54”(L) x 20”(W). When the crew …

→ September 19, 2011

Triangle Base Coffee Table with Round Glass Top So I got this one started, then ran off to climb a mountain (seriously …

→ September 19, 2011

Raw Brace Plates Just a quick photo of the raw materials. These are brace plates that are used in railroad switches …and …

→ September 16, 2011

Too late. It’s already spoken for. Sorry to tease folks, but this one is off to a good home. Seems like whenever …

→ September 15, 2011

Built by Genuine Railroaders Caught this shot of 30+ year veteran railroader Bobby Sheffield sanding away on a hickory timber. He’s gained …

→ September 15, 2011

Crossing End Table We’ve posted the studio shots before, but here it is installed. Another one where the simple nature of it …

→ September 9, 2011

Sleepers Coffee Table with Tennessee 1916 rail Our work has been categorized as “industrial chic” by some folks, but one look at …

→ September 7, 2011

Railroad Trestle Bed Constructed with with walnut posts – yes, they make crossties out of ALL hardwoods – including walnut – sinful …

Upcoming Show Schedule

Busy, busy time for us this fall. Lots of shows where you can find us. Here’s the current list. Just finished with …

→ September 2, 2011

Louisville & Nashville Credenza OK folks, this is a special one. A beautiful credenza or hall table or console table (call it …