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|PRE-REQUISITES||Veneer Intro or permission of instructor|
|STUDENT SUPPLIED MATERIALS||1) a
set of 12 or more sequential sheets of burl (may be available through Blue
Sky or instructor)|
2) basic veneering supplies; utility knife, X-acto knife, veneer tape, blue tape, glue pen, clear plastic drafting triangle (10" or larger), sheet of Plexiglas minimum size one edge 18", cutting mat.
|TIME REQUIRED||4 two-hour sessions|
Burls are amongst the most beautiful of veneers, which will lift any project to a project to a higher category. Burls are the traditional favorite of presidents and kings, but are normally on a difficulty scale which keeps most woodworkers from using them. This class will illustrate the methods of work for this remarkable veneer. It will include;
1) flattening, four
This four session class is limited to six students, and has the goal of producing a bookmatched burl veneer face suitable for tabletop or other project.