How to Do Wood Inlay?

Answer Inlaying contrasting wood adds an interesting design element to any wood object, such as a picture frame, jewelry box or piece of furniture. It is best to master this technique by first inlaying st... Read More »

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Wood Inlay Tools & Techniques?

Wood inlay is the craft of using various wood grains to create an image, by cutting and inserting shaped pieces into an outline cutout in the face of a piece of woodwork. The skill is also known as... Read More »

How to Install Wood Floors With Tile Inlay?

The two most common ways to incorporate tile into a wood floor are to make a frame with the flooring to enclose the tile and to butt the ends of flooring against the tile. A border around the tiled... Read More »

How to Inlay Metal?

Inlaying one piece of metal into another creates a stunning surface design where the colors of the different metals contrast. The sheet inlay technique can be used to add a single focus point or to... Read More »

How to Inlay Pearl on a Guitar?

Pearl inlay is used on the neck of most quality guitars. The rosewood fretboard is cut away to allow thin pieces of delicate mother-of-pearl to fit into the the cut-out. It must be done with steady... Read More »