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Treasure Box - Series #2 - Post #4: Hot Sand Shading of the 2 inside panels

08-01-2013 05:56 PM by Patricelejeune | 11 comments »

It is time to do shading on those 2 first panels. The first thing I do is put the sand to heat. We have a cast iron pan on a 1500W hot plate containing about 2 inches of very fine sand. Second thing I do the shading map. When I do it home at night, while watching TV I do get a little more artistic like for the Treasure box series #1 Here I did it at work and was more practical The main action in shading is diping Depending on the species of the wood and t...

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Exhibits #1: On exhibit at Cirello Gallery for a month

03-07-2013 11:57 PM by Patricelejeune | 8 comments »

Here is the flyer

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Marquetry research #1: The History of the Chevalet de Marqueterie

03-01-2013 07:24 PM by Patricelejeune | 4 comments »

From W Patrick Edwards blog When I started restoring marquetry on antique furniture in 1969, I looked at Diderot and Roubo for information on what kind of tool the French were using. What I found was called a donkey, and it had a seat, a foot pedal and jaws for holding the veneers in a packet. At that time I was traveling each month to the midwest to buy antiques for resale. During one trip I found a harness maker’s bench, which looked exactly like the donkey illustration in ...

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Marquetry - an exhibition of works - Gymnasium of Karlovci

04-07-2011 01:48 PM by prometej065 | 10 comments »

.. I want my friends to this site to share the pleasure of my first solo exhibition – Srem Karlovci, 15-19. March 2011 Hodnik u Karlovackoj gimnaziji in Serbia

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marquetry technique #1: display phase from marquetry technique

11-09-2009 05:17 AM by prometej065 | 24 comments »

Whoever is dealing with wood, and no matter which technique, very well knows that it is not easy work .. Although it offers endless pleasure.And each of the trades has phases, its long PROCESS, where they spent endless hours patiently hidden and trade secrets ..But, other than patience, something a little gift, here and there some special secret .. In our own courses reveal secrets. In this video presentation at least in the attempt DISPLAYED PHASE ONE MARQUETRY DESIGN PROCESS, one of the ...

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