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
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)
- includes timber veneers and substrate
- timber to create box
- all specialist tools and equipment
- a healthy lunch
What to wear: Sturdy closed in footwear
Holding deposit: $250 per person
Personalised gift certificate available.