This is the definitive book on all kinds of woodfinishing.
It is a complete guide to the craft, cutting through the mystique and providing a thorough grounding in every aspect of finishing wood - from classic French polishing to modern techniques - to its best advantage.
Staining & Bleaching; Wax & Oil Polishing; French Polishing; Varnishes; Paint; Colouring; Modern Synthetic Lacquers; Limed Oak; Refinishing; Timber Protection; The updated and expanded edition of Ian Hosker's highly successful full-colour-illustrated text, with new safety information and additional colour photographs.
Category Bestseller: First edition was published in 1993 (ISBN 0-946819-33-5) and has reprinted five times, in 1993, 1995, 1997, 1998 and 2000.
The standard work for woodworking students, hobbyists and professionals, by a design & technology lecturer at Sidmouth College.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 176 pages, 190 colour photographs and drawings
- Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
- Publication Date: 08/05/2003
- Category: Decorative finishes & surfaces
- ISBN: 9781861082473