Box making – always a favorite project, taken up a notch! Every woodworker worth his sawdust enjoys building boxes, either as an in-between project or as a specialty craft. Now, Veneered Boxes with a Twist takes box making to a whole new level. This workshop covers box-making techniques along with step-by-step lessons in the art of veneering.
Watch an expert create absolutely dazzling boxes. Furniture maker Adrian Ferrazzutti walks you through the process of building boxes beautifully embellished with intricate veneers. He shows how his signature boxes are constructed, from sawing the veneers and gluing up beautiful patterns to box construction and hardware installation.
Create geometric and free-form mosaic veneer patterns. An expert in the intricacies of veneering, Adrian shares his secrets for combining contrasting woods to create beautiful patterns that can be re-sawn into veneers. Add veneering to your skill set – it’s your key to making exquisite boxes destined to become treasured heirlooms.
Build gorgeous boxes and learn more about veneering! Making boxes is a time-honored way of honing woodworking skills. And Veneered Boxes with a Twist provides you with the opportunity to improve your box-making techniques AND learn veneering, an artful technique you can apply to other projects.
by Dennis Zongker
from the editors of Fine Woodworking
by Doug Stowe
by Doug stowe