Wood Finishing If You Re Looking For A Finish That S Easy To Apply Doesn T Yellow The Wood And Is Completely Safe To Use This May Be Just What You Re After
Wood finishing if you re looking for a finish that s easy to apply doesn t yellow the wood and is completely safe to use this may be just what you re after is article about Magazine bookmarked by melvin with ID 12129651572 was uploaded on 16-02-2019 and has been viewed 59,314 times.
Soap Flakes Photos by Reed Hansuld I first learned of a pure soap flake finish from a Danish fellow who I was sharing studio space with as an artist in residence at the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship, in Maine.
He said it was a traditional finish used by the Danes for everything from dining chairs and tables to case goods.He went on to describe how once a year the home-maker would warm a p*t of water on the stove and scrub all of the furniture down with this mixture.
The process would remove the dirt, grease and grime that had built up over the course of the year.The result was furniture as clean and white as the day it first entered the home.Clean and Safe Froth with a Spoon - Once the dried soap flakes are combined with water, it's time for mixing.
A spoon, chucked in a drill, works wonders.Mix until the soap flakes are completely dissolved.Wet, Even Coats - Froth can be applied all over the piece and left for a few minutes to soak in.Then use a clean cloth to remove any excess froth and build up from the finished piece.
Once the piece is dry you can...