Material Spotlight - Veneered Plywood

Material Spotlight - Veneered Plywood

Veneer is a thin layer of wood that is applied to a thicker (typically less expensive wood), like plywood. There are a variety of different types of veneered plywood, but the common ones include: maple, red oak, white oak, pecan, teak, and walnut. We stock 1/8” thick walnut, cherry and red oak, but can special order the others (including 1/4” thick) if needed for a project.

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Routines - Manny Lopez of Bear Cub Leather

Routines - Manny Lopez of Bear Cub Leather

If you live in Houston and you haven’t met Manny and Sophia of Bear Cub Leather - you’re truly missing out. Not only is their craftsmanship amazing, they are super friendly and involved in the Houston maker community. Bear Cub Leather makes a variety of different leather goods including bags, wallets, accessories and more. If you see them out at a Houston market (they do almost ALL of them!), you’ll likely run into the whole crew - Manny, Sophia and their little bear cub.

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