this shape has been very well liked by women who are looking for a box with good interior space but not a bulky looking exterior. I call sort of a half-football shape.
walnut gives it a luxurious looking quality. its lined with handcut felt and secured with contact glue.
I have never used water based finish but have recently purchased some for my project. I will be applying all water based products, pre-stain, stain, and poly. Going to done in my basement shop with minimal ventilation. Any tips would help. Project is a pine coffee table. Thanks in advance...
Blotching is uneven coloring on the substrate, and wood is the substrate I am discussing here. There are many ways to change the look of wood - dyes, dye stain, pigment stain, and variations of both (paint, glazes, and pigment only stains primarily sit on top of the wood and...
It is no longer possible to purchase Minwax Pre-Stain Wood Conditioner out here in California and it is too far to conveniently travel anywhere where it can be purchased. i.e. out of state.
So, Is there a substitute? I believe it to be a mineral spirits based liquid.