The traditional marquetry reconstitutes an image from pieces of wood, like a puzzle. Contemporary marquetry superimposes various wooden veneers and sanding then reveals the underlying layers by transparency through the wood, this techniques hasn’t been seen so far.
He uses natural wood veneers as well as dyed ones. They are sinked into dye baths for few days, this way, when they are stick together, then sanded, the colour stays and may blend with the venners underneath.
Didier Würtz adds to this technic a personal touch as he includes papers (crumpled paper, road map, wallpaper), hues, pigments, metal's powder, thus realizing painting's synthesis and wood's marquetry. He produces pictures, furnitures and recently, practicing lutherie, he decorates electric guitars.

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