Portfolio SS

  • Red Breasted Nuthatch

    Marquetry woods include black walnut, buckeye burl, ebony, holly, reclaimed rosewood, red elm, sycamore, sweet gum,

    Background wood: birdseye maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Autumn Hawk Migration

    Marquetry woods include spruce (natural color due to fungus staining in tree), black walnut

    Image wraps around sides

    Dimensions: 13 x 17.5 inches

  • Hermit Thrush

    Marquetry woods include black walnut, ebony, sycamore, holly, red birch, yellowheart.


    Background wood: curly sugar maple
     

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.5 inches

     

  • Pileated Woodpecker

    Marquetry woods include holly, spalted maple, wenge, bocote, walnut, sugar maple, acacia.

     

    Background wood: sugar maple

     

    Dimensions: 8 x 8 inches

  • Autumn Wren (House Wren)

    Marquetry woods include black walnut, hickory (heartwood and sapwood), ebony, maple, sweet gum, sycamore, yew

    Background wood: birdseye maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Autumn Chickadee

    Marquetry woods include black acacia (from a storm-salvaged tree in Berkeley,CA), black walnut, butternut, bubinga, ebony, holly, sycamore, (heartwood and sapwood),  yew

    Background wood: sugar maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Chickadee and Hawthorn

    Marquetry woods include black locust, black limba, black walnut, bubinga, camphorwood, ebony, holly,  shedua, sweet gum, sycamore

    Background wood: sugar maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Ruby Throated Hummingbird

    Marquetry woods include black locust, acacia (salvaged from a storm-damaged tree in Berkeley, CA), holly, bubinga, black walnut, reclaimed mahogany

    Background wood: curly sugar maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.5 inches

  • Common Yellowthroat

    Marquetry woods include aspen, black acacia (salvaged from a storm-damaged tree in Berkeley, CA), black limba, black locust, ebony, holly, satinwood

    Background wood: sugar maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Yellow Warbler

    Marquetry woods include Andaman padauk (salvaged from a steam-powered yacht), black locust, black walnut, ebony, goncalo-alves, plum, reclaimed teak, satinwood

    Background wood: curly sugar maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Cedar Waxwing

    Marquetry woods include black acacia (salvaged from a storm damaged tree in Berkeley, CA), black walnut, bubinga, camphorwood, ebony, holly, satinwood, shedua, pink ivory, plum, teak

    Background wood: curly maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Winter Wren

    Marquetry woods include black walnut, ebony, hickory, holly, soft maple, sugar maple burl, sycamore

    Background wood: red maple

    Dimensions: 6.5 x 7.25 inches

  • Two Geese

    Marquetry woods include apple, black walnut, ebony, holly

    Background wood: sweet gum

    Dimensions: 10.75 x 14 inches

  • American Woodcock

    Marquetry woods include cherry burl (heartwood and sapwood), black acacia, black walnut, bubinga, butternut, ebony, mahogany, sweet gum, white oak,

    Background wood: birdseye maple

    Frame: mahogany

    Dimensions: 10.75 x 14.75 inches

  • Swamp Sparrow and Cattails

    Marquetry woods include black acacia, black locust, bocote, butternut, ebony, holly, mahogany, spalted sugar maple, shedua, spalted apple, sycamore, white oak

    Background wood: maple

    Dimensions: 12 x 9 inches

  • Morning on the Water

    Marquetry woods include black acacia, black walnut, bloodwood, bubinga, holly, poplar, spalted sugar maple, satinwood, wenge 

    Background wood: spalted birdseye maple

    Frame: red birch

    Dimensions: 22 x 8.5 inches

  • Great Blue Heron

    Marquetry woods include Ponderosa pine (natural color caused by Pine Bark Beetle), black walnut, ebony, holly, sycamore, and yellowheart

    Background wood: bigleaf maple

    Frame: black walnut

    Dimensions: 11x 13.5 inches

  • Snow Geese Ascending

    Marquetry woods include holly, Osage-orange, sugar maple 

    Background wood: sweet gum

    Frame: maple, black walnut

    Dimensions: 23 x 11 inches