Male stool for Ladies

| March 1, 2011

  I read somewhere that the real master to not copy the work of other masters, but instead steals the ideas. I stole the idea of making this tabouret from grate marquetry master Silas Kopf who made a chair “Kiss My Ass”. I do not have that much patience to make such detailed work, but […]

Two wooden blotch wall hangings

| December 23, 2010

I have ugly brick wall on my workplace that I stare every day, so I decided to decorate it a bit. These are made of pine that I got from a glass containers. I’m not happy with the result, I wanted something bigger, and something that resembled more of the melted timber. But okay, I […]

Wooden clothes rack/shelf “ Splash ”

| November 16, 2010

My daily work is glazing doors and windows. Luckily, I have an agreement whit my boss that I can keep lumber from glass containers and sometimes its valuable timber indeed. For example, this shipment: Because it is raw lumber , then a few boards crooked in the drying process. But this does not mean that […]

Finished brush stem or mop handle

| April 15, 2010

Finally I got time to finish my brush stem and make a little blog entry. Here are few pictures of the finished product: My colleagues could not understand why I do it, they said, “Go into a shop and buy one”. But I am woodworker and I’d like to make it by myself.

Update on my crest stem

| April 3, 2010

I sacrificed my lunch to do some more operations on my new crest stem. Since this was my first time to make handcut dovetails, I make an error on first marking, I was rushing and not thinking clearly. And now after the dovetail was cut and joined ( unfortunately, I do not have the right […]

Start of a one more crest stem

| March 24, 2010

Today I went to work one hour earlier and used half of the lunch to start a new crest stem. Some of the wood blanks I had already selected earlier. It takes a lot of time to choose from pile of scraps whits particular piece of wood to use . So , here are all […]

Mop handle with a twist

| March 20, 2010

I have long been fed up with these broom stem breakages , so I decided to make one unbreakable mop stick by myself. I have a lot of wood and veneer scraps, so I picked some: When I made the gluing , I thought that I shall give it a little twist: After that I […]

My first parquetry coffee table.

| September 26, 2009

This is first of four I have made in total. I made this coffee table in year 1999. Back then I worked in a small firm building custom furniture and I had good boss and free time on my work place. Its 100% particle board and veneer , no wood are used. My boss charged […]

My marquetry tools

| September 10, 2009

In the beginning , I made myself tools : And I saw that they were good . And then I made with those tools all my veneer mosaics . And they were also not bad .

My second parquetry coffee table.

| August 20, 2009

I made this coffee table in 1999 . Its 100% particle board and veneer , no wood are used. The design is 100% mine , I haven’t seen something  similar yet . I didn’t have digital camera  back then  so the picture aren’t good . This table was sold to somewhere in Sweden.