Introduction to Traditional Marquetry Craft Kit
Be creative and develop your craft skills while enjoying a satisfying and challenging experience.
Marquetry is one of the most ancient artforms practised by mankind. Decorative wood veneers half a millimetre thick are cut by you to create a unique durable image of this iconic world famous attraction that will give pleasure and pride when finished and displayed.
Our kits are designed for beginner level using simplified patterns and relatively east-to-cut veneers.
They can be the gateway to a whole new satisfying hobby and craft form that can become addictive.
- Carbon paper
- Baseboard & veneer
- Demonstration DVD
- Written instructions
- Masking tape
Demonstration DVD enclosed:
John Matthews is recognised as one of the leading cabinet makers in the country, completing many prestigious contracts and designing iconic furniture.
John explains in this DVD how his woodworking career started doing marquetry as a boy and would like to introduce this to a wider audience to enable a new generation of craft hobbyists to get the same pleasure as many others have done from this fascinating pastime.
Modelling knife and glue not included
Beginners pack - suitable for ages 12+ where a basic level of craft skill is necessary
Dimensions of finished picture:
260mm x 188mm