From the Schurch Masterclass Series
This video includes a 36-page companion PDF booklet that includes the cartoon pattern for the "Radial Flower" class project and detailed information on how you can successfully create marquetry in your own shop.
This comprehensive video demonstrates the process of creating marquetry. It is a continuation of the first video "Decorative Veneering", which lays the foundation of basic veneering. This video is a project-oriented study that includes step-by-step instruction for creating a circular 16-piece radial match and a floral marquetry panel, start to finish. Also covered is the history of marquetry, new hand and machining techniques for working veneer, marquetry design, sand shading techniques, time saving tips, troubleshooting solutions, edging details and includes information on glues, veneer presses, sanding, and finishing. The marquetry furniture featured will demonstrate what is possible using the skills and techniques Paul shares with you on the video.
Paul Schurch creates fine marquetry furniture and has been a teacher of decorative inlay since 1980. His works are in galleries and private collections around the world.
This how-to woodworking video runs 2 hours, 12 minutes.
This video also comes with a printable project plan or booklet that downloads with your video.