BUBINGA (Guibourtia demeusei) - Dense and
figured, for fine furniture making.
BUBINGA, POMMELE - Highly figured Bubinga. Prized by those lucky enough to
CHAKTE COC (Sickingia salvadorensis) - A beautiful crimson
color combined with an active grain pattern make our popular new wood hard
CHAKTE VIGA (Caesalpinia) - Pumpkin to orange
color with nice figured tight grain.
COCOBOLA (Dalbergia retusa) - Very dense, highly
figured, used in making musical instruments, jewelry, and turnings.
EBONY, STRIPED (Diospyros celebica) - A dense, hard, black
wood with long stripes of dark brown. Gorgeous!
EBONY, GABOON (Diospyros crassiflora) - The blackest of
woods with nearly no visible grain.
Great for inlay.
ENGLISH YEW (Taxxus baccata) - Originally used by
bowyers, recently rediscovered by woodworkers. Flitch sawn to allow maximum
usage of the boards.
LACEWOOD (Platanus Hybrida) - This quartersawn
wood from Australia is a favorite among woodworkers for its uniquely
distinct pattern of rays.
MAPLE, BIRD'S EYE (Acer spp) - Highly figured,
cherished by woodworkers. Bird's eyes come alive when finished.
MAPLE, CURLY (Acer spp) - Beautiful rippled
grain, often referred to as "Fiddle Back" maple for its common
use as backer boards for stringed instruments.
MAPLE, SPALTED (Acer spp) - The light color of
maple with black streaking makes the common uncommon.
PADAUK (Pterocarpus soyauxii) - Hard, stable,
brilliant orange color. A jewel from Africa.
PAU AMARILLO - A dense even
grained wood that is bright yellow in color. When splashed with sunlight it
offers a visual treat.
PURPLEHEART (Peltogyne pubescens) - Dense, even
textured, deep purple color. One of our most popular woods, and
TULIPWOOD (Dalbergia frutescens) - Dense tropical wood
that runs from pink to cream in a beautiful swirling grain. A rare gem.
WENGE (Millettia laurentii) - Attractive, grainy
brown and black wood gaining rapidly in popularity.
ZEBRAWOOD (Microberlinia brazzavillensis) - Rift cut to accentuate
highly contrasting growth rings of cream and dark brown colors. Artists and
makers of modern pieces love it.