Category Archives: Floral

Orchid Box

[Show as slideshow]   This box was built as a wedding gift for a very good friend of mine who also happens to be a skilled woodworker.  The top has white Orchid marquetry on a black background.  The materials used in the construction of the box include Gaboon Ebony, Amboyna and Quilted Maple veneer and […]

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Orchid Tables

These tables were fabricated with the use of Marquetry technique for the inlay of the tops.  The flowers, stems and leaves represent Phalaenopsis Orchids.  All three tables share similar, but not identical tops.  They vary in size, veneer colors, background woods and overall design and construction. The Orange Orchid table was in the 2007 Design In […]

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Decorative Marquetry Panel

This is a large stylized Art Deco marquetry panel. It features two peacocks, a central palm tree, an abstract leaf background, mountains and a rising sun. It is approximately 4′ x 6′ in size and was constructed with a number of wood species including:  Sapele, dyed Poplar, Maple burl and curly Anigre. In addition I […]

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Liquor Cabinet

Dimensions: Approximately 72” Tall, 48” Wide, 24” Deep Primary Wood Species: Walnut – Straight grain and burl, Macassar Ebony, Quilted Maple, Anigre (bleached), Poplar – both dyed and ebonized Other Materials: Onyx, Olive knuckle hinges, Low voltage lighting Photos: Publication:  Woodshop News, September 2009.  Page 51 Description: This cabinet was designed in the style of […]

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