Reader's Gallery

Flowering Rush Cabinet of Curly Soft Maple

comments (0) October 24th, 2012 in Reader's Gallery

thumbs up 1 user recommends


Woodworker: Paula GarbarinoGarbarino had been working in a cabinet shop for five years when she attended NBSS. “I finally decided I wanted to increase my skills,” she says, and the experience was “the best two years of my life.” In the NBSS shop, “there was accomplishment all around you. People pushing the envelope in all directions.” Garbarino returned to teach at the school for five years in the late 1990s. Her Flowering Rush cabinet (21 in. deep by 53 in. wide by 38 in. tall) is made from curly soft maple with bubinga pulls; the marquetry flowers are in 14 species; the black background is dyed costello wood.
Design or Plan used: Not specified

posted in: Reader's Gallery, marquetry, bubinga, Curly Soft Maple, Costello Wood


Comments (0)

You must be logged in to post comments. Log in.

Advertise here for as little as $50. Learn how

Save up to 52% on Fine Woodworking

 

Become a Better Woodworker