This is a step-by-step tutorial on how we finished a solid walnut table top to 1). hide sapwood 2). create a gorgeous reddish color toned with a super dark brown, and 3). still keeps the wonderful nuance of real, warm wood.
The result is pretty cool, and looks fantastic with the solid hard white maple base.
Even if you’re not crazy about the reddish color, hang tight. This very same process can be used with slightly different dye color to go more brown, more amber, or anything else.
We like to give you wood finishing tips and recipes from time to time, and here’s the latest one. In this one, you’ll learn about using:
clear satin aerosol lacquer
Finishing Walnut: 4 Steps to Create A Beautiful Reddish Brown Wood Finish