Shop Skills The Beauty Of Working With The Wood S Grain Lies In Its Continually Changing Design Never Revealing Itself Twice When Properly Worked Into One S Craft It Can Breathe Life Into The Simplest Of Forms
Shop skills the beauty of working with the wood s grain lies in its continually changing design never revealing itself twice when properly worked into one s craft it can breathe life into the simplest of forms is bookmark about Magazine bookmarked by joe with ID 12823458920 was uploaded on 05-04-2019 and has been viewed 135,328 times.
Mastering Grain Graphics Photos by Jason Klager; Lead photo by Jayson Hencheroff Becoming conscious of the grain is equally as important as sound craftsmanship and a solid design, as it unmistakably establishes the tone of a piece.
A woodworker can also use these unique graphics to create subtle details yet to be discovered.As craftspeople, we should all take a close look at the diverse medium of wood and explore the different ways to use the wood's grain patterns in a piece of furniture.
An exciting and challenging mediumThe hundreds of species available today provide us with a variety of colour, texture and ever-changing grain graphics.The grain's passage can surprise us with a sudden shimmering curl or the unexpected division of a broad stream into several intertwined fine tributaries.
Such discoveries can be a catalyst for the imagination to dictate how best to use these graphics on a piece.Unique graphics can become a featured door panel, curved grain can be used to strengthen a convex or concave profile, while an extraordinary grain can become the inspiration for an entire piece, where form and shape become secondary.
Planning is Crucial - Klager marks the rough boards he's going to use with chalk.Starting...