French Marquetry

New in town: Amber Waves of Grain Gallery.


Artist Mac Hillenbrand, trained in the highly evolved technique of wood inlay, French Marquetry, produces intricate pictorial work.


Hillenbrand who grew up locally has been surfing and making art since his teen age years. He left for college and ran an art space in Oakland while working as a commercial painter and dry wall installer. He returned to the area to attend the American School of French Marquetry in San Diego, then settling back in Del Mar opened his gallery.


His work is available at various galleries and on line at MAC@AMBERWAVESOFGRAIN.GALLERY. Come view his work in person at 1414 Camino Del Mar, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Monday-Friday or by appointment: 858-625-1883.