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Le Decepcion Parquett

Not the name of a movie you’d expect to see on SBS, but a post about the time-honoured French artistic method of Le Trompe l’oeil (no, we’d never heard of it either).

That’s French for “deceives the eye”. You’ve seen those street artists who chalk images on the ground where, when viewed from a certain angle, they look like 3D objects bursting out of the ground. Very clever. Ever seen it done with timber flooring?

parquetry image

Our US friends at Hardwood Flooring Mag have come up with story. Check it out here.