Master Craftsman

Michael Retter has been creating marquetry for over 50 years, first taking it up as a pastime while at sea as a young marine engineer. During the1970's and 80's Michael honed his skill levels and developed his craft from a serious hobby into a unique art form. In 1984 he was named Marquetarian of The Year at the Marquetry Society of America’s New York Exhibition.

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Michael Retter  has completed numerous commisions, large and small, for private, business and government clients.

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Exhibition at Bungendore Wood Works Gallery, 2011

Michael Retter is represented by the following galleries.

Bungendore Wood Works Gallery

Bungendore, NSW.

Leura Fine Woodwork Gallery

Leura, NSW.

Parliament House Gift Shop

Canberra, ACT.