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Heartwood Creative Workshop, 1A, Building A, 10 Carrington Road
Marrickville NSW 2204


Woodwork classes in Sydney at Heartwood Creative Woodworking. Learn traditional woodwork skills with Stuart Faulkner and our talented team. Focus on traditional woodwork hand skills. Create beautiful objects in wood. Beginners to advanced. Small class sizes.  Woodworking classes - evenings, weekends and short courses.


Marquetry Workshop

Short courses. Short courses in woodworking and furniture making, Sydney. Double bevel marquetry workshop with Peter Young.

Introduction to Marquetry Workshop

2 Day Course - no experience required!

In this course participants will learn the secrets of transferring, cutting and creating gap free images with timber veneers while creating a marquetry panel that will be incorporated into an attractive box. For anyone wishing to completly immerse themselves in the technique and extend their knowledge, Peter has a more advanced panel to create on the second day that can be used in future woodworking projects or framed as stand-alone panels. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn the double bevel marquetry system with acclaimed Australian furniture maker Peter Young, whose work is synonymous with this creative and beautiful technique. Participants will have access to a variety of veneers and can therefore add their creative flair to Peter’s design.

Days: Sunday 8th & 15th September, 2019

Sunday 8th: learn the fundamentals of double bevel marquetry to create the marquetry panel

Sunday 15th:
Incorporate the marquetry panel into a box or for those wishing to extend their knowledge, undertake Peter’s more advanced panel

Time: 9.30am – 4:30pm (half hour lunch break)

Cost: $550 incl GST

Level: Suitable for all levels, no previous experience required!

Places: limited to 8 participants (18 years and over)

Course fee:
- includes timber veneers and substrate
- timber to create box
- all specialist tools and equipment
- consumables
- refreshments
- a healthy lunch

What to wear: Sturdy closed in footwear

Holding deposit: $250 per person

Personalised gift certificate available.

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