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Forum topic by Woodenwizard posted 01-16-2010 08:04 PM 1581 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-16-2010 08:04 PM

I have been involved in scroll sawing for several years now and have always been interested in marquetry. Is there anyone in Colorado specifically in the Denver area that wouldn’t mind sharing their skills. Also does anyone recommend any books, videos etc that would be helpful. However, I learn best by watching others perform.


-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#1 posted 01-16-2010 08:15 PM

These are supposed to be some of the best. Plan on picking them up soon.

-- Gerry,

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#2 posted 01-17-2010 12:32 AM

I took Paul’s course. Those books are not supposed to be some of the best, they are some of the best.


-- No piece is cut too short. It was meant for a smaller project.

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#3 posted 01-17-2010 06:06 AM

Thanks! I will definately look into them.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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#4 posted 01-17-2010 06:52 AM

Hi John,
Red Rocks Community College in Lakewood offers a course in marquetry and veneering.
There is also a marquetry group that meets in Louisville about every other Sat. form 8:30am to noon.
It’s not only free but they supply free veneer and instruction + inspiration and coffee.

-- Bill

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#5 posted 01-17-2010 04:56 PM

Paul is great you should also check out Silas Kopf, he has a great CD and has just written the book Oddesy in Marquetry, a history of Marquetry great book.

-- Billp

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#6 posted 09-24-2010 01:11 AM

Marc Adams has an excellent video and classes also.

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