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Marquetry Jewellery Box #12: Bump-out Verticals

I left off last time with this photo from “Masterpieces of Marquetry” that I chose to adorn the bump-out verticals where the centre drawers stick out past the side ones. After cutting the side motifs these little strips were easy, almost...

I need real help finding

Hey my fellow woodworkers. I need to find the best source for African Hardwoods. I need this lumber to be no less than 8/4 preferd 12/4 thick. I need boards 6 to 12" wide. At least 8 foot long. Right now I need to get paduk, blackwood, ebany...

Marquetry Jewellery Box #7: Messing With a Master

My last entry here was almost a month ago and I was about to leave for Arizona for the winter. Well, I’ve been here (Az.) for almost a month now and I’m just getting around to the jewellery box. When I left off I had just dovetailed the drawers...