WoodSkills Issue 02 - Page 73

This should result in a nicely laminated section and a well-deserved pat on the back. All that’s left to do now is to trim to size, attach any lippings or inset and place back in the bag one more time to laminate the inner and outer face veneers.

Once you’ve completed your first lamination this way a world of possibilities can open up using these techniques. It really is a very versatile method of creating a curved piece and the feeling when you open the bag and take the completed lamination off of the former is just like opening a lovely gift.


Jan Lennon is a furniture maker located in the United Kingdom. Her furniture combines traditional hand skills with contemporary manufacturing techniques to produce beautiful bespoke furniture with a modern flair.