Online class with Rich Gady

Artistic Marquetry Techniques

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Set your projects apart with marquetry and parquetry techniques. Create pictorial and patterned elements that amaze, with award-winning woodworker Rich Gady!

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Rich Gady is a lifelong woodworker and instructor who applies his knowledge of fine art to marquetry and parquetry to create woodworking projects that...Read more

Lessons (7)

Design
1. Design
Meet your instructor, marquetry artist Rich Gady, and learn about the difference between marquetry and parquetry, then choose a photo that will be the...Read more
9min
Selecting Veneers
2. Selecting Veneers
Rich walks you through choosing the right veneer for each part of your composition. You'll select veneers of a similar thickness, then consider color ...Read more
20min
Cutting Veneers
3. Cutting Veneers
With your design lines transferred to the veneer, it's time to cut. Rich discusses the variety of hand tools you can use and demonstrates how to cut s...Read more
38min
Parquetry Techniques
4. Parquetry Techniques
The strict geometry of parquetry can be combined with marquetry for a dramatic effect. Rich explains how to create precise squares, diamonds and hexag...Read more
25min
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Taught by

Rich Gady is a lifelong woodworker and instructor who applies his knowledge of fine art to marquetry and parquetry to create woodworking projects that...Read more