Woodwork humour

| September 21, 2009

You know you’re a woodworker if/when: 1. You spend your last $20.00 on a board just because it’s “purdy”. 2. You are so proud of yourself because you finally found a justifiable use for the “purdy” board you bought. 3. every time you run into a solid wood door it takes you 3 minutes to […]

Model boat builder from Sri Lanka

| September 15, 2009

This model boat is build by Tuanie Ismail from Moratuwa, Sri Lanka . This one tenth scale model of an ancient Galleon (wreak) was made for the Dutch Maritime Museum In Galle  Sri Lanka . That famous merchant ship Avondster sank off the southern coast in the 17th century. As you can see, making such model […]

Beautiful marquetry from Russia

| September 13, 2009

This fine marquetry works are made by master Matveichev Vyacheslav Dmitrievich from the city of Kaluga , Russia. Hi was born in 1930, in village Titovskoe the Moscow region . He finished art – vocational school № 65 in 1949, in the city of Moscow. In the 50”s took part in the first post-war restoration […]

Reproduced furniture from Russia

| September 12, 2009

This extraordinary furniture is made in samples of André-Charles Boulle (11 November 1642 – 28 February 1732) by young Russian master Oleg Cherkasov , born 1974 in the city of Luhansk.

Sculpted wood furniture from UK

| September 12, 2009

This beautiful sculpted furniture are made by Allan Lake from Huddersfield West Yorkshire UK . His polishing is exquisite . I like such furniture , its warm and smooth . More his work can be seen on his website http://www.allan-lake.com/