Welcome to our web site, aimed to promote the skills and craftsmanship of marquetry - the art and craft of applying pieces of veneer to a structure to form decorative, designs, patterns or pictures.
Leeds Marquetry Group
Once again, we have had an amazing number of entries in the Beginner Classes of the Seaton Cup. With 29 pieces of work, in 4 classes, the standard of workmanship has been excellent. We are pleased to announce that one of our new members won the John Boddy Trophy for the best overall applied entry. Well done to FRED ROWLAND
Spotlight on a Member
Our "oldest" junior member Ben Dunbar will become an adult member from next April.
Ben's final entry as a junior Mountain Stream won him the Colin Bentley Trophy for the best Artistic Picture as well as being our Junior winner. Well done Ben.
A sigh of relief for the other Juniors and look out all Intermediate adult members.
Our 2018 Beginners' Course has started with 13 people attending the first session - Welcome to all who attended. There are up to 6 more to join us over the coming weeks.
2017 Seaton Cup Winner
Congratulations to Graham Kellett for his fine detailed 3D picture Green Man which won him 1st Prize in the 2017 Seaton Cup Competition. This is voted for by the club members.
To see all the entries click here- they are certainly worth looking at!
See heading for the judges and all the winners of our 2017 Seaton Cup Competition