Basic Marquetry and Beyond
Expert Techniques for Crafting Beautiful Images with Veneer & Inlay
by Ken Horner

Softcover
215 x 280mm
176pp

Published by Linden Publishing USA

R.R.P.$39.90

ISBN 978-1-61035-249-9

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Shark and Tree


Flowers


Moon-Mountain-Tree - Traditional Method


Moon-Mountain-Tree - Fast Cut Method


Snow Scene


Puzzle - Small Box


Small Paper Clip Box


Free Form Box


Shaker Box


Flip Top Box


Two Fish Boxs


Twelve Piece Radial Clock


Flower Clock


Lotus Flower Clock


Small Clock


Checker/Chessboard

 

Extract from back cover of book:

Take Your Woodworking Skills in a Creative New Direction

The centuries-old craft of marquetry will add richness and beauty to all of your creative woodworking projects - and mastering marquetry is easier than you think! Veneer is easy to work with, doesnít require a lot of equipment or space, and allows a woodworker or crafter to create or embellish a project with rare woods at an inexpensive price. Basic Marquetry and Beyond is for todayís active hands and creative minds ready to discover just how easy this classic technique can be, no matter what your skill level.

With 36 projects, from a simple set of bookmarks to a challenging cone-shaped bowl, Basic Marquetry and Beyond will help any beginner quickly feel like a pro, while experts will learn valuable new marquetry tricks. Every step is clearly explained, while more than 250 images, easy-to-follow patterns, and veneer recommendations take the guesswork out of marquetry technique. Basic Marquetry and Beyond is a must-have guide for everyone who wants to create beautiful original projects or embellish their woodworking with stunning handcrafted style.

Photos: Colour

Units of Measurement: Imperial

Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction

Tools and Materials

Projects

Bookmarks
- Shark and Tree

Coasters
- Flowers

Learning Double-Bevel
- Moon-Mountain-Tree - Traditional Method
- Moon-Mountain-Tree - Fast Cut Method

Tissue Box Holders
- Snow Scene
- Puzzle - Small Box

Small Boxes
- Small Paper Clip Box
- Free Form Box
- Shaker Box
- Flip Top Box
- Two Fish Boxs

Clocks
- Twelve Piece Radial Clock
- Flower Clock
- Lotus Flower Clock
- Small Clock

Game Boards
- Checker/Chessboard
- Crazy Chessboard

Trays and Trivets
- Valet Tray
- Double Feather Trivet
- Curved Border Tray

Pictures
- Vriz Marquetry
- Picture in Frame
- Timber Wolf

Marquetry on Curved Surfaces
- Book Ends, Curved
- Wine Cooler
- Marquetry on a Complex Curve
- Marquetry on a Cone

Wall Racks
- Woody Woodworker Magazine Rack
- Hanging Jewelry Rack

Large Box
- Four Part Jewelry Box

Specialty Items
- Pendants
- Elliptical Mirror Frame
- Two Plates
- Window Scene
- Radial Match Table
- Altonís Casket

Concepts
Index


Crazy Chessboard


Valet Tray


Double Feather Trivet


Curved Border Tray


Vriz Marquetry


Picture in Frame


Timber Wolf


Book Ends, Curved


Wine Cooler


Marquetry on a Complex Curve


Marquetry on a Cone


Woody Woodworker Magazine Rack


Hanging Jewelry Rack


Four Part Jewelry Box


Pendants


Elliptical Mirror Frame


Two Plates


Window Scene


Radial Match Table


Altonís Casket