Music Marquetry & Fleur Éclaté

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Project by Luke Addington posted 02-24-2016 03:34 PM 1330 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a few photos of the marquetry panels I completed during my last two weeks at The American School of French Marquetry. I worked on two exciting marquetry panels: a piece by piece music motif and a fleur éclaté panel.

I did two big step-by-step write ups on making these panels.

Here's the post for the Music Motif panel.

And here's the post for the Fleur Éclaté panel.

Sorry I didn’t have time to convert those to lumberjocks blog posts.

Big thank you to my teachers Patrick Edwards and Patrice Lejeune of The American School of French Marquetry. Thank you both very much for staying late (and early) with me every day.

-- Luke,

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#1 posted 02-24-2016 03:37 PM

Nice work Luke.
I particularly like the quality of the shading on the music motion. I sense the influence and guidance of a certain French advisor. :-) At any rate … you nailed it.

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese!

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#2 posted 02-24-2016 03:46 PM

Thank you very much Paul. My French guardian angel was whispering in my ear the whole time.

-- Luke,

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#3 posted 02-24-2016 04:24 PM

Incredible work Luke thanks for sharing.

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#4 posted 02-24-2016 04:42 PM

Great job buddy

-- Patrice lejeune

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#5 posted 02-24-2016 04:42 PM

Wonderful result Luke.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#6 posted 02-24-2016 05:05 PM

Thank you guys!

-- Luke,

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#7 posted 02-25-2016 04:31 AM


Your work is really fabulous, which attests to the greatness of your teachers as well!


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#8 posted 02-25-2016 07:54 AM

WOW !!! Thanks for posting your photo’s, I am sitting here looking at some awesome work hoping I can get half as good as you have produced one day.

-- "It is only a silly question if it is not asked" Don,New Zealand

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#9 posted 02-26-2016 05:18 AM

Incredibly unreal marquetry. 3D effect is amaizing here. Colours are just great.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#10 posted 02-26-2016 07:00 PM

Looks very nice, well done.


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