Carvings from Poland

| October 22, 2009

Those little carvings and metal work are made by Wiktor Siwanowicz from Poland . More of his work can be found on his  website or on

Woodwork humour

| October 21, 2009

You know you’re a woodworker if/when: 1. You sit in a pew at church and try to calculate the board feet needed to make a pew and then to make all the pews. 2. whenever a stranger asks for directions you use all the local lumber stores as navigational markers. 3. every time you get […]

Marquetry from Serbia

| October 19, 2009

Those marquetry art pieces are made by Dušan Rakić from Novi Sad , Serbia. Dušan Rakić was born 1965  in Vojvodina’s part of  Panonija  in extincted country of  Yugoslavia. Mostly he does marquetry interpretations of old Masters’ drawings , but I like to present his erotic marquetry art . He does not have his own […]

Antique tool chest from Massachusetts

| October 18, 2009

This tool chest are made by Henry O. Studley (1838-1925) who was an organ and piano maker, carpenter, and stonemason in Quincy , Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. When closed and hanging on a wall it takes up an area of approximately 99cm X 51cm X 23cm and it contains 300-plus tools. Sources: ,  […]

Marquetry from Ukraine

| October 16, 2009

Those amazing marquetry art pieces are made in creative workshop “Marquetry-plus” which is located in city of Kiev, Ukraine. I really do not know what tree species are used in the execution of  those works but they are particularly beautiful . The first work of art , “Madonna with Angels” , has an area of […]