A revised and updated edition of a best-selling guide features a new design and one hundred new illustrations, sharing step-by-step information on every stage of wood finishing, from preparing surfaces and applying basic stains to using specific tools and working with a range of decorative styles. Original. 25, 000 first printing.... wood you can use hard objects to make dents in the wood that are then filled with stain, or rub stain selectively onto areas of furniture to produce the highlights and dark patches of wear. ... Legs get bashed regularly, as do edges and tabletops.The simplest guide is to look at old furniture and try to imitate the markings.
|Title||:||The Complete Guide to Wood Finishes|
|Author||:||Mick Allen, Paul Forrester|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2006-03-21|