Renowned veneering artist, Scott Grove, will demonstrate how to work with wood veneer from start to finish, including purchasing; inspection; conditioning, softening and flattening; various methods of cutting, seaming and matching; and repairing. Scott will show how to accent work with parquetry, marquetry, sand shading, and chatoyance as well as wood stringing, silver, stone, paua shell, and mother or pearl inlay. This is a must for anyone who wants to try working with veneer and for those who want to explore new methods and techniques. There will be lots of tips and tricks, too! Participants will enjoy a better understanding and comfort level when working with veneer, and learn a variety of techniques used to create amazing works of art. A Tip Sheet and resource list of suppliers will also be provided.
Also see Scott in these sessions:
TH99: Veneer Me Crazy 102