Miniature Tool Chest from Kansas City

| December 23, 2009

This miniature tool chest is 1/12th scale reproduction of the Hewlett chest, a “gentleman’s chest” made in England in 1773. This miniature masterpiece is made by William R. Robertson from Kansas City, United States. All the tools are functional, from the hand-engraved boxwood folding rule with its five-leaf hinge (what was recording to Robinson  the […]

Intarsia works from California, USA

| December 21, 2009

These intarsia pieces are made by Harvey Zeugin from Valley Springs, California, United States. Harvey is a craftsman who enjoys creating wood intarsia with fine detail and high quality. He said in 2008 : “I have been doing Intarsia for 2 years now and never been happier to find something that I love doing.” All […]

Small wooden sculptures from Memphis, Tennessee.

| December 12, 2009

These carved jewelry boxes and a “Heart Lamp” are made by Ellen Cox from Memphis, Tennessee, USA. On the “Heart Lamp” , mounted on the “heart strings” made of bubinga, is a mirror. As the light is turned on, it projects a heart on the wall behind it. The heart mirror is designed to be […]