Lyndaker Inlay

classic furniture with new artistry

Lyndaker Inlay @ Be Thankful, Shop Local – Black Dog Coffee – Shenandoah Junction WV

My dad and I will be back in my old stomping grounds in West Virginia at Black Dog Coffee for their Be Thankful, Shop Local event November 23. Our new WV ornament is featured on their Facebook post! My... Continue Reading →


The Day of the Trivets – Your Kitchen Is Being Invaded!

(A play on the BBC Sci Fi Radio broadcast ... John Wyndham novel ... various movies ... The Day of the Triffids...:) Aaaah! Oh, no! (Fear not, our trivets are harmless). Four unique designs... These definitely should not be "alien"... Continue Reading →

Cat Got Your Tongue? – Tic Tac Toe Solitaire Game Board

This is a game board that I spruced up with wood inlay. The game consists of an inset game board with tic tac toe on one side and solitaire on the other. The game board lifts out for storage of... Continue Reading →

Good Time – New! Wood Inlay Clock – 11.15.18

A simple clock is reborn! This wooden clock was repaired, refinished, and the inlay added to make a lovely piece. The patterns are of my own design and feature black walnut, locust, maple, ebony, and many other different kinds of... Continue Reading →

The Box My Dad Built

This is a beautiful cedar box project my father recently completed. It is a reclaimed cedar keepsake box that my dad refinished and added inlay to the top, featuring patterns and legs made by his father (my grandfather). The interior... Continue Reading →

Knobby Pine and Black Walnut Chess/ Checkerboard

This is a project I have been working on today. It is a chess/checkerboard that folds in half to store the pieces. It had a rather simple board etched into the top. I began by sanding the top and then... Continue Reading →

Almost Heaven – West Virginia Ornaments – 11.06.18

Green Friday, November 23, Lyndaker Inlay will be at Black Dog Coffee's Holiday Event in Shenandoah Junction, WV. To celebrate, and to commemorate my 15 years as a resident of this fair state, I have been working on a West... Continue Reading →

Some of my Grandpa’s Early Inlay Pieces

Imagine my pleasant surprise yesterday when I received an envelope from my aunts with several pictures of Grandpa and some of his early wood inlay pieces. We did not think we had photos like these, but after the family started... Continue Reading →

Attention Dog Lovers! New Doggy Christmas Ornament – 11.03.18

I had fun making this and finished it up today!

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