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Hide Glue #7: Veneering columns with Liquid Hide Glue

23 days ago by Patricelejeune | 6 comments »

We did a new video on this hide glue series on a low-tech technique to veneer columns. Please comment it helps us progress in our videos and do not hesitate to ask question we will do a video to answer you.

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Destructive Testing my Homemade Liquid Hide Glue (cold hide glue)

37 days ago by stefang | 27 comments »

I glued up these fir strips a couple of days ago for destructive testing of my homemade liquid hide glue. For those that don’t know, this glue stays in liquid form when cold and it is also used cold. It takes a lot longer than most glues to set and dry and it has to be clamped or in the case of veneers, pressed, but it can be a great option when you need a long open time and you are not in a big hurry. This product is hot hide glue with salt added. The recipe is in my last blog here. Th...

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Biedermeier/30's Dining Room Table #3: - Almost done

58 days ago by Patricelejeune | 1 comment »

I had some more time to work on my table before to be really interrupted by the parcment job. You can see the post related to the parchment table there Top as been veneered with old brown glue, my favorite liquid hide glue, shaped and sanded and I did straighten the edges for a nice clean fit. I have ben playing with steam bending. Russ Filbeck lent us one of his steamer. I used a PVC pipe to dip my cherry moulding in dyed black water to soak them through ...

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Biedermeier/30's Dining Room Table #1: - Shaping and veneering

115 days ago by Patricelejeune | 9 comments »

We have been hired to make a dining room table from a 30’s model and slide it on the Biedermeier side. This is not our usual traditional furniture making but it is also a nice change in the usual styles we work on. We started with a simple design to show the overall idea Brick laid apron in pine for a light top Poplar “plaque to glue under the top. it will host a metal plate to bolt the lower part to the top The base is made out of beech, for an heav...

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Doweled Chair Repair #1: Pair of Antique Doweled Chairs

151 days ago by DrDirt | 4 comments »

My wifes grandfather was an avid woodworker in La Canada California. He owned and founded Lincoln Lumber in Pasadena. My wife received a pair of chairs, with rotted out leather seats, and a pretty rough finish. The chairs spent the past 60 years or so in a steel Shipping container/storage unit outside Palmdale. This is the intact-ish one the other is laying in pieces sanded beside it. One of the features I really like is that he made the barley twist on the front legs run opposite d...

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Hide Glue #6: Save Your Hide (Glue)

168 days ago by Patricelejeune | 7 comments »

Here is the new installment on our videos on Hide Glue. Many have asked us how they could save there Hot Hide Glue when they are not using it. Not like Old Brown Glue, Hot Hide Glue will rot in days if not cooked or frozen. It is not advised to freeze the all glue pot, so we usually dry the glue if we have to much In this case, we had taught classes for 2 weeks at the American School of French Marquetry and had 2 glue pots on the hot plates. The class finished, we were back at the works...

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Treasure Box - Series #2 - Post #5: Incrustation of marquetry on the assembly board

384 days ago by Patricelejeune | 7 comments »

It has been a while since I shared the progress on our box. So here it is Previously on Box series #2 I have cut all my pieces for the 2 inside panel of the box And shaded them For todays episode, there is first the background cutting. It starts with glueing the design on the packs. The packs are a backer-board 3mm thick, grease paper, 4 layers of bloodwood sawn veneer, a front board and the design on top. The background is cut on the chevalet Like ...

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Hide Glue #5: Vacuum bag and Old Brown Glue - liquid hide glue

395 days ago by Patricelejeune | 2 comments »

Answering the question, vacuum bag veneering with Old Brown Glue, The liquid hide glue If you have any questions, let us know.

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Combining my Passions: Friendship Marquetry. #10: Update on the Four Friendship Motifs plus a Video

438 days ago by shipwright | 17 comments »

When I left off (over a month ago) to chase shiny things and re-do a couple of real boat issues, I had just finished assembling the two motifs for the desk doors on mounting boards. I had made a video to show part of the assembly but hoped to do a better job of it when I did the second set. It’s not that I thought this one was so bad as that I wanted to show the colors coming together. As it happens I didn’t get a better video so I’ll show you this one. It’s only real ...

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Hide Glue #2: Old Brown Glue videos

449 days ago by Patricelejeune | 1 comment »

Yesterday we started a new series on hide glue, liquid hide and here Old Brown Glue in particular.We will try to post a new video a week in the question and answer format. Let me know if you have any questions that we can answer, and let me know what you think so I can improve the format or the filming. Let me know if you have any questions! Cheers

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