Wood veneering and inlay learning materials, how to videos, marquetry kits, tools and supplies for professional shops as well as the beginning woodworker.
Small Marquetry Starter Kit
15% savings off retail
This basic kit is a selected set of tools, wood veneer, supplies and patterns to get you started in the art of marquetry.
Veneering & Marquetry Tool Kit
10% savings off retail
This Kit is a selected set of veneering tools, wood veneer, glues and supplies to get you started in the art of decorative veneering and marquetry.
2 DVD Package – Decorative Veneering & Marquetry
“Decorative Veneering” the first, and “Marquetry”, the second DVD and booklet sets of the Schürch Masterclass Series.
SKU: E102 & E102-DL
Decorative Veneering DVD/Video & Booklet Set
“Decorative Veneering” is the first DVD and booklet of the Schürch Masterclass Series. This is an informative, detailed, 80-minute DVD with a booklet on the art of Decorative Veneering. Download version also available.
SKU: E106 & E106-DL
Marquetry DVD/Video & Booklet Set
“Decorative Veneering” is the second DVD and booklet of the Schürch Masterclass Series. A comprehensive project oriented Video / book combo that explains the process of creating Marquetry.
Book: Practical Furniture Design by Paul Schürch
This booklet including drawing tools is covers the process of designing a piece of furniture that can be original, establishing a clear approach so mistakes are minimized, fulfills the needs and desires of the client, and fits the budget. Drafting tool kit included with book.
DVD: Creating Veneer, Marquetry & Inlay by Popular Woodworking Magazine
Journey into the shops of some of the most respect masters of inlay and marquetry, to take in an experience you’ll never forget.
3 Radial Templates 10x, 12x, 16x
Cast acrylic templates used for marking out and cutting veneer radial “sunburst” patterns for round, oval or half-round designs.
Brass Bristle Tape Brush
13” long Wood handled fine gauge brass bristle brush for securing moist gum tape to veneer, and removing debris from veneer skins prior to glue-up.
Cutting Mat – Self Healing (18″ X 24″)
Self-healing cutting mat that protects and prolongs the edge of a knife or scalpel point and protects the workbench from cut marks.
Dental Probe (AKA G’DAMIT)
Tool for fine detail work and handling small pieces while cutting marquetry, and piercing holes into veneer packets prior to scroll saw cutting of marquetry.
Hinged Plastic Mirrors
Mirrors for viewing wood grain patterns for the best possible book match or radial matches in veneer.
Prying, digging and cutting tool for removing veneer pin nails from a marquetry packet.
Polyurethane Glue Spreader
This plastic reusable roller is ideal for getting the right thickness of polyurethane glue on a sub-straight for veneering or laminations.
SKU: T244 & T245
Scalpel Handle or Replacement Blades
Surgical scalpel/knife for straight line veneer or paper cutting, scoring, scribing and for many other uses in the shop. The blades are high carbon steel and are sold in a separate 5-pack.
Tape Removing Knife
This specially sharpened and honed flexible putty knife facilitates the clean and efficient removal of gum tape after the veneer skin has been glued onto the core or foundation.
V-Edge (Saw / Knifing Edge 26″)
This 26″ brass and multi-plywood straight edge is used for straight-line knife, chisel or veneer saw cutting of veneer.
V-Tong (Veneer Tweezers)
Precision handling tool for picking up small pieces of veneer and assembling veneer marquetry patterns.
Vacuum Press System 36″ X 54″
Basic vacuum pump and bag system for gluing up or ‘pressing’ veneer onto a curved or flat core. (Call for availability of larger vacuum presses and bags).
40mm (1 1/2″) Chrome vanadium chisel for cutting delicate veneer work, trimming borders, straight line or curved cutting, and inlaying pieces into a veneer background.
This veneer saw is the most common and economical way of cutting veneer. Use T232 Veneer Saw File to sharpen.
Veneer Saw File
The T232 Veneer Saw File is used to sharpen the T231 Veneer Saw. This file has a knife-edge, for sharpening the saw correctly.
Veneer Tape Dispenser
Ideal for wetting 3/4″ or 2″ wide gum tape for seam joining or the reinforcing of fragile veneers.
SKU: S311, S312
Blue Masking Tape 3/4″ or 3″
Low tack painters type masking tape to secure veneer joints and marquetry pieces together, which is removed after veneer pattern assembly, is complete, prior to glue-up.
Bushing Canvas (60 inch wide, sold by the lineal foot)
Thick reusable canvas for pressing up marquetry, or panels using different thickness of veneers.
Sold by the lineal foot, please select number of linear feet in the quantity selection.
SKU: S341, S342
Veneer ‘softening’ or flattening liquid for conditioning or plasticizing any dried or buckled veneer so it can be flattened and worked effectively.
SKU: S301, S302
Roll of Water Gum Tape 3/4″ or 2″
Moisture activated 25-gram paper gum tape for joining veneer together and reinforcing fragile veneers prior to cutting marquetry.
Scroll Saw Blades (12 per pack)
Universal scroll saw blades for cutting veneer, marquetry, thin metal and shell for decorative inlay work.
Veneer Nails (One Bar = 90 Nails)
Small headless veneer pins for securing veneer sheets together in preparation for cutting marquetry.
SKU: V431, V432, V433, V434, V451
Dyed Straight Grain Veneer
(6″ – 8″ width x 24″ long)
Dyed woods for vibrant colors that can be used for marquetry patterns.
SKU: V411, V412, V413
Green Bolivar Veneer
(7″ to 9″ x 24″ each)
Three colors of green veneer for projects that have leaf or foliage marquetry motifs.
Holly Veneer, Natural White
(9″ – 10″ width x 24″ long)
Natural Holly veneer selected for clarity and consistency.
Natural Green Heart Poplar
(12″ x 24″) – 2 sq/ft each.
A selected natural green poplar from the heart, deep green, and wide.
Veneer Selection for Marquetry
100 sq. ft. of a variety of veneers from 8″ x 8″ to 12″ x 25″.
Diverse species of burls, exotic, domestic and dyed veneers suitable for a wide variety of veneering and marquetry projects.
SKU: A521, A522, A523, A525
Dry Urea Resin Glue
Urea resin glue (dry powder, mixed with water) This is a professional industrial standard high strength veneering glue.
Traditional hot glue used in reproduction work, traditional repairs and has been formulated especially for veneer work. Sold by the lb.
SKU: A519, A520
Pro Glue PVA
High performance Polyvinyl Acetate (PVA) Type II glue used for veneering and laminating wood.
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