- Lath Art
Lath Art is a form of woodworking Folk Art for making rustic pictures out of strips out of old "
Lath" from "Plaster and Lath" walls. Today it is commonly made from lattice, lumber stickers and weathered lobster traps. Beach scenes and rural scenes are the most popular themes.
Lathart has a lot in common with
Marquetryand Intarsia. They are all woodworking hobbies to make pictures out of sections of wood, but Intarsiaand Marquetryuse the wood grain as a design element, and Lathart uses the direction of the Lathstick and the colors of the stains as a desing element.
* [http://lathart.blogspot.com LathArt How to and Patterns] LathArt How to make Lath Art wood paintings
* [http://www.scrollsawer.com Scroll Saw Woodworking & Crafts] How To Magazine that sometimes has Lath Art articles
* [http://woodworksandcrafts.com Creative Woodworks & Crafts] Another scrolling magazine
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