made in tulip wood with purple heart ends. They are 3 1/4 inches long and the handle is 3 1/2 inches.
baby rattles with a ice cream scoop Rattle on the left has a purple heart handle. The scoop and other rattle are in tulip wood
Lazy Susan - Oak and Walnut
Center piece is of Purpleheart and Tulipwood
You can even put a candle in the top of the center piece
Serving tray - in Walnut and Maple
Maple and Walnut bowl
Maple and Walnut
Dinning Room Table
Free Standing Mirror
Wall Cabinet in Oak and bloodwood
Black Walnut - table with drawers
top drawer is for a set of hair curler's
this is 30 inches high, 22" wide by 17" deep
Inlay Designs - Anything is possible!
Our inlay work is a one of a kind, and done only by us. It took eight months of research to develope. It can be done most anywhere and in or on anything. The pieces of inlay are so small that tweezers are used to install them. There are five processes taken before the actual work can begin. As you view the photos please click on them to enlarge . There you can find more information about each one, Most work is done with exotic wood from around the world. It is all done with a clear finish so that the natural beauty can be seen.
Plaque 1...photo 1 of four....work in progress
photo 2 of 4...closeup
Photo 3 of 4
Photo 4 of 4...finished stage...3,734 pieces
Plaque 2 ..photo1 of 5
Photo 2 of 5...2 of 4 figures complete
Photo 3 of 5...3 figures complete
Photo4 of 5
Photo 5 of 5.....finished and complete.........4,433 pieces
Bald Eagle.....4,785 pieces
Lion - Purpleheart wood with Oak inlay.. The eyes are done in Bloodwood......4,874 pieces
Compass Rose...in rope........2,751 pieces. Main entrance of a home
Compass Rose.....done in a main entrance of a home.
Roses.....340 to 947 pieces
Handrail - can be made out of any kind of Exotic wood or domestic
Handrail of Oak and Purpleheart
The spindles are Oak and Purpleheart 6" apart
Cap of corner post with a rose inlay
the post is six sided and is 3 1/2 inches to the opposite sides
Looking from the underside up at the corner post
another view looking up - corner post
See how the rail is cut into the post...a perfict fit
on the left...made from tulip wood and purple heart wood, center...made from bubinga and purple heart, right is made from mahogany wood
on the left it is 2 inches in diameter and is 21/2 inches high with the base it is 3 inches high. the right one is 2 inches in diameter and 4 inches high
the hinges on these are made from purple heart wood.
Jewelry box....Oak and Purpleheart
the roses are done in Purpleheart and have 872 pieces total in all three roses.
the door has a double angle
the trey and inside are in Purpleheart
Aleaning, 6 sided with 2 piece top
Made of Maple with Butternut lined inside
Black Walnut jewelry box
Jewelry Box - done in black walnut, six sided, withdoors on both ends that open upward to the back
back wall, inside has a post office effect with sliding doors. this is 16 inches wide and 6 inches from side to oppisite side
notice the spring loaded catch to support front lid and the ring holder on bottom side of front lid
9 1/2"x 9 1/2" bottom out of purpleheart wood. the heart is yellowheart with purpleheart top. the rose inlay has475 pieces of yellowheart inlay in it
the trey was free formed out of 4 layers of purpleheart
the hinges are done in ebony wood top and bottom sections are 2 inches high
This is done in Yellowheart with Purpleheart inlay
the finished portrait
the sketch and almost half done.
The photo and the sketch drawn from the photo
Yellowheart background wood and Purpleheart inlay wood
see the detail of the work and the pieces
this is 50% complete
there are 3017 pieces in this this is finished..Yellowheart with Purpleheart inlay
the photo and the sketch
this is finished and has 3678 pieces of Purpleheart inlay in Yellowheart wood
this is the sketch drawn from the photo
just before the finish is added so you can see the hair in a raised state
done in purpleheart for facial features, yellowheart for the hair. total pieces of inlay are1372.
3 year old....the sketch
the finished portrait_ yellowheart plaque with purpleheart inlay
photo and sketch
finished portrait- all inlay is of purpleheart and the boarder is also . thebackground wood is of yellowheart...there are 2342 pieces of inlay in this.
sketch drawn from the photo
yellowheart plaque with purpleheart boarder and inlay material total pieces are 2,910
mother and daughter portrait
purpleheart hair on left/ yellowheart hair on right total number of pieces in both is 5,704
what a couple, ha.....after 42 years...extreaordinary and exceptional
their sketch, drawn fro the photo
there is a total of 3007 pieces of inlay...purpleheart wood. his beard has 232 pieces
yellowheart background wood with purpleheart boarder all inlay is of purpleheart wood
photo and sketch
hair is in yellowheart, everything else is in purpleheart, background wood is anagry wood. there is a total of 2,864 pieces of inlay wood.
this is Jacob a 7 month old baby boy
the sketch ..drawn from the photo
the finished piece..the plaque is yellowheart wood. All the inlay material is purpleheart wood. There are 891 pcs. of inlay in this. the boarder is also purpleheart wood. The corners are in oak.
finished portrait done in yellow heart wood background with all inlay done in purple heart. There are a total of 6,333 pieces in all .
these are the photos that the sketches were drawn from