WoodworkingWeb Theme: MARQUETRY

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Marquetry: “art and craft of applying pieces of veneer to a structure to form decorative patterns, designs or pictures” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marquetry

Our WoodworkingWeb members have created and shared some really beautiful pieces of marquetry art. Here are just a few…

*You can find all of our creations tagged as MARQUETRY here *

Your turn:
Share your MARQUETRY tips, strategies and stories here in the comments section!

REMEMBER TO TAG YOUR CREATIONS … so that they are shown in the THEME galleries!



-- Toxins Out, Nature In - body/mind/spirit

Thanks for the theme Debbie.
To get some baseline information out there on marquetry and cutting styles I’ve resurrected my old blog series on the subject. The projects shown are mostly pretty old and in many cases I do things differently now but as a description of the various styles, I think they work.
Anything that increases interest and participation in marquetry is a good thing. :-)

-- The early bird gets the worm but its the second mouse that gets the cheese.

I’m more likely to accept tips than to give them at this point in my very short marquetry career, but I’m very pleased that WW is facilitating some discussion on the subject.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway

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