Mexican sunflowers are waiting to be finish sanded and oiled.
This photo does not capture the vibrant colors very well, but it’s a new marquetry design for a butsudan door panel. I hand drew the lotus flower and pieced it together today.
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - this is an unfinished marquetry design. The background is coastal redwood burl. I drew the original image myself, and I can’t wait to see what it looks like on top of a box!
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - Box lids balance on the small belt sander. Check out that beautiful purple mesquite wood on the left!
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - A pile of new box lids waits on the work bench.
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - a close-up of our natural wood box lids, which are inlaid with crushed mussel shells.
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - Box lids line up to dry all night before their final sanding tomorrow. Whew!
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - A pile of new box lids await sanding and finishing! I’ll show the finished product soon.
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - new rose marquetry design in progress!
SIERRA WOODCRAFT - sanding the box lids