The Art of Faux by Pierre Finkelstein

Sadly, The Art of Faux: The complete sourcebook of decorative painted finishes by Pierre Finkelstein is no longer for sale on our website. The book is no longer in print and our inventory has since faded. Since published, the book has stood the test of time with over 50,000 copies sold.  The AOF has been […]

Steps for Oak wood graining

Here are the basic steps for oak wood graining, although every job is different.  Oak is completed in only 2 layers of glazing, in most cases.  The tool and brushwork are very technical, so practice makes perfect.  In this job and most oak wood graining projects, I use acrylic slow-dry glaze and colorants. This is […]