Hundreds of photos and drawings explain every step for a variety of stains and varnishes, rubbed oil, low-luster and high gloss, plus a huge range of paints, lacquers, and even antique finishes and pastel and pickled finishes. Everything is here, from the first steps of prepping or stripping to mastering the most effective application methods and the final stages of drying. "This is a solid introduction to the considerations of woodfinishing."-- "LJ . 128 pages, 239 b/w illus., 8 x 10.

Finishing Basics 1992, Sterling Publishing (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780806972282

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