Veneering

shipwright 18 replies

The winners of the 2015 Veneertech Craftsman’s Challenge were announced today at the AWFS Fair in Las Vegas and while I didn’t place “in the money”, I did manage to win special judge’s awards for my jewellery box in the marquetry category and my...

lanwater 44 replies

Which layout would you choose for a buffet top? Original veneer: Layout 1: Layout 2: Of course any other layout is welcome as I am experimenting with the top layout at this point and have not made up my mind. Thanks!

Uwe Salzmann 9 replies

3D Marquetry

Hello, I finished all my work only with hand tools. I love the Work with veneers and finished for some time marquetry with 3D effect. I’ll show you a box with a 3D marquetry. This gives the impression that you can see into the box. Greetings...

Mike40 4 replies

My next marquetry project will be using the painting in wood method (patch packet). It’s relatively large and I don’t want to use veneer as wasters for each layer as I’m trying to save on my limited supply of veneers. It hasn’t been easy to find ...

Mike40 3 replies

The tar paper that looked so promising (shown below) and was the right thickness did not work out as well as I had hoped. I made a 5 layer test packet without veneers and found that it gooed up my blade, so onto plan B. I finally was able to...