Marquetry

Discover the art of marquetry and enhance your home decor with stunning designs. Explore top ideas to add a touch of elegance and craftsmanship to your living space.
Marquetry2 Design, Texture, Architecture Drawings, Art, Kunst, Drawing Practice, Original Drawing, Perspective Art, Artwork

June 2014 Publish in Marquetarian and American Marquetry Journals I was recently thinking about the drawing elements of line, tone and texture in relationship to marquetry. We do not (often) see a marquetry picture comprised of lines as we would in a line drawing with pencil on paper. I came across a book on technical drawing of buildings (Drawing Techniques for Designers by

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Paul
Decoration, Art, Design, Flo, Deko, Artesanato, Rosewood, Deco, Mock Up

Yellowthroats is a piece I’ve been imagining for quite some time. The idea began with a basic leg shape I had in mind and a wish to create a piece with a very dark and rich feel. As with all of my pieces, I made a full-size mock up of the table which helped me arrive at the proportions. More about m

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The use of rye or wheat straw in place of wood veneers to create marquetry patterns on furniture has been around for centuries. Straw marquetry, as it’s known, uses split and flattened straws applied in the traditional way to embellish wood surfaces. The practice involves some different types of tools and techniques, and the results can be stunning. Learn how to do it with these instructions from Gerard Williams. Woodworking, Design, Ideas, Marquetry, Cartonnage, Decoration, Marquetry Furniture, Fine Woodworking Magazine, Wood Patterns

The use of rye or wheat straw in place of wood veneers to create marquetry patterns on furniture has been around for centuries. Straw marquetry, as it’s known, uses split and flattened straws applied in the traditional way to embellish wood surfaces. The practice involves some different types of tools and techniques, and the results can be stunning. Learn how to do it with these instructions from Gerard Williams.

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Fine Woodworking
Interior, Design, Wood, Wood Artist, Wood Art, Wood Inlay, Wood Art Projects, Textile Fiber Art, Marquetry Furniture

This interesting cross section between art and craft continues to fascinate me and is an area that I think is still lacking in exploration. It seems as though craftsmen value the traditional skills and approach the production phase much like an architect would, thinking heavily about form and structure. An artist on the other hand

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