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Quartersawing Quill Quilted Wood
Quartersawing Quill Quilted Wood
To saw a log into quarters along its axis, revealing certain grain patterns that would otherwise not be apparent.
A bobbin used to hold weft thread. The quill fits inside a larger shuttle. Originally the spine of a feather was used for this purpose, but today a quill often consists of a tube of heavy paper.
A section of hardwood (as in maple, bubinga, or cherry) with an elaborately figured grain.


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