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...
Which layout would you choose for a buffet top?
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.
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.
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 ...
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...