Bob Donahue, Visual Artist and Freelance Fabricator

Realize Your Vision

I bring over 10 years of experience as a craftsman and maker in the Washington, DC metro area to helping artists realize their visions. Learn about my freelance and contract arts restoration, conservation, and fabrication skills and services. I am also a custom furniture builder and maker and can help with art handling.

Why contact Bob for arts services?

  • I work with a diverse network of professionals in a variety of fields to tailor specific solutions to your challenges.

  • I provide a unique set of services based on my experience in construction, sculptural restoration, and fine arts.

  • Working locally allows me to offer competitive prices while providing exceptional value.

You bring the idea. I bring the technical and material experience to make it a reality.


I restore monuments, sculpture, and unique historical objects drawing on rich experience and deep expertise in materials and tools.  Photo courtesy: Miriam Lomaskin at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

I restore monuments, sculpture, and unique historical objects drawing on rich experience and deep expertise in materials and tools. Photo courtesy: Miriam Lomaskin at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

Art Restoration and Conservation

With expertise in construction, arts, and art theory, I deliver both craftsmanship and technical skill to help you reach your audience.  Photo courtesy: Alonzo Davis.

With expertise in construction, arts, and art theory, I deliver both craftsmanship and technical skill to help you reach your audience. Photo courtesy: Alonzo Davis.

Art Fabrication and Construction

 

Custom Furniture Builder and Maker

Do you have an idea for a piece of furniture you would love for your home or office, but can’t find it available anywhere for retail purchase? Why not consider commissioning a piece designed or constructed by a local artist in the Washington, DC area.

 

Storefront Window Display Installation and Construction in Washington, DC

I draw on my experience building theater sets and television film props to deliver the professional store and shop window display construction expertise you need.

 

Product Design and Prototyping