I’m sure you’ve seen wood veneer before. It’s hard to miss it in modern life. Did you know how it was made though? Yes, some of them are crappy print jobs by computers, but the real stuff, that’s shaved off of trees on giant planers and razors. It’s pretty cool. Now, the tree there, that’s probably being used for the innards of Plywood, but in the video below you can see some high quality veneer. Here’s a How It’s Made type segment on Veneer.