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During the 18th century in France, the art of 'Painting inWood,' or marquetry, was developed to an extremely high level by a small group of artisans.

The secret, guarded for generations, was the unique tool utilized called a "chevalet de marqueterie".

Freddy Roman Getting Is Diploma
Tracy's self Portrait before assembling
Stage I, 3rd exercise being cut
Marco's marquetry self portrait
Wes Assembling Stage II Piece by piece marquetry
Assembling piece by piece (2nd week) marquetry
Mastic on stage II, piece by piece marquetry
Chosing colors for 3rd exercice stage I
Cutting on the chevalet
Background cutting, Stage II, piece by piece
Marco receiving Stage I diploma
cutting on the chevalet
Murray self portrait
Dick's Marquetry self poortrait
Laying out marquetry pieces
Murray and Anna cutting their self portrait
Cleaning up piece by piece (2nd week) marquetry
Ron cutting Boulle marquetry on the chevalet