I think what he’s doing with the wood is boring, until the incredible moment at 1:26! Miraculous!

<p><span>Woodworker Noboru Honma demonstrates the traditional Hakone wood mosaic, which is a type of parquetry popular during the Edo period (1603-1868) in Japan. By using razor-thin slices of wood, he's able to decorate a keepsakes box with elaborate patterns.</span></p>