Johnny Beard bellows reflect a vast knowledge of design and more than 30 years of expert craftsmanship and are distinctively handmade in the USA.
Employing the natural beauty of dark hardwood with a cherry finish, Johnny Beard's personal touch and innovative craftsmanship are beautifully incorporated into the unique handcrafted design of this Large Twin Valve Fireplace Bellow. Its flawlessly carved hardwood body is completed with stylish finishing touches, including a full grain suede leather bellow, a classy solid brass nozzle, and solid brass nails. Johnny Beard bellows are perfect for use as functional or decorative hearth accessories. Measures 7 1/2" Wide x 20" Long.
Established in 1975 by Johnny and Rosemary Beard, Johnny Beard Company has proven itself to be America''s leading manufacturer of fireplace and wood stove bellows. Johnny''s expertise in woodworking, leatherworking and metalworking were all utilized to create bellows that are beautiful as well as functional.
They relocated to Tulsa, Oklahoma in 1979 and set up their bellows factory. A tag on each Johnny Beard bellows has an ink drawing depicting this first workshop. After several expansions and many years later, Johnny Beard Company still operates out of this same workshop in Tulsa.
Johnny Beard bellows have come to be recognized as superior quality products and Johnny Beard himself is regarded as one of the ''most creative men in the fireplace industry''. All Johnny Beard products are handcrafted with the utmost of care, and Johnny still hand signs each and every product, which serves as a mark of excellence. Johnny Beard products have been featured in Architectural Digest, Home & Garden, and many other noted publications, and have been on HGTV.