"Different types of leather are used

       to produce a painterly effect  with varying

              textures and contrasting sections"

Jesus, religious theme in Leather Marquetry
Animals in Leather Marquetry, Intarsio

Marquetry in Leather is the art and craft of applying different leather pieces to an special structure to form decorative patterns, designs or pictures. This technique may be applied to decorative different types of leather products, such as handbags, wallets, purses, belts, briefcases, jewelry box, phone cases, leather clothes, ties, suitcases, glasses cases,.............,  The marquetry leather technique comes from the more ancient craft of inlay, or intarsia, in which a solid body of one material is cut out to receive sections of another to form the surface pattern.