The archway is now trimmed. It took several hours dry fitting the trim to make it all fit back together again. I was surprised in that I only had to make three cuts to make it all work. I’m happy with the way it turned out; it’s a nice focal point for the space.
I also married what was left of the original newel post trim pieces with new. It also turned out reasonably well.
Still shellacking and hope to get more trim up over the next couple of days.
As a diversion, I’ve included a photo of the yard. Somewhere under all those leaves is grass. I think…