Formes et Passions – Fretwork craftsman and sculptor

Marcel Gresse is a fretwork craftsman based in Bourg d'Oisans who creates unique items cut and sculpted from solid wood. He uses an ancestral method called "intarsia", the art of which is to give life to a subject.

Descriptif Formes et Passions – Fretwork craftsman and sculptor

Jigsaw puzzles and decorative objects (bud vases, flowers, animals and characters) made from solid wood.
Decorative panels
Pyrography and pyrosculpture (all subjects and on all supports, including dressing tables, dolls houses, cupboard doors and furniture)
At the workshop: all year by appointment
Besse en Oisans : Maison des Alpages
Bourg d’Oisans : Maison des Savoir-Faire
Mont de Lans : La Ferme de la Molière
Membre de la “Route des Savoir-Faire de l’Oisans”.


  • Shops
  • Bad weather alternative
  • Art craftsmen
  • Woodcarver


Languages spoken

  • French


  • 6 people maximum


All year by appointment

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Location supplement

From the Rue Aristide Briand, follow the signs for the swimming pool ("Piscine" – Rue des Cristalliers). Take the first road on the right after the pool, the Rue du 19 mars 1962 and the house is on the right.