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Blog entry by JerryBerry posted 02-06-2011 10:17 PM 834 reads 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Make your own Home-Made Stain. This is nothing more than Steel Wool and Vinegar, yet the colors are amazing. Different wood creates different colors as you can see from the pictures.

Pictures added Below!

-- - Tell me what you want done, OR how to do it. Never both!!!! Jerry, New Bloomfield, PA



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#1 posted 02-07-2011 12:24 AM

I think the pictures didnt post.

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#2 posted 02-07-2011 03:42 AM

So is this ‘rust’ colored?

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#3 posted 02-07-2011 05:58 AM

No pictures?

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#4 posted 02-07-2011 06:21 PM

Okay, I’m still getting the hang of this Photobucket thing. You should be able to get the pictures now. Enjoy!

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#5 posted 02-07-2011 06:33 PM

This is a traditional stain used to ebonize (blacken) walnut.

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#6 posted 02-07-2011 06:34 PM

nice work, I wanted to experiment with making stains a while back. I looked into coffee and tea.

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#7 posted 02-08-2011 11:02 PM

-- - Tell me what you want done, OR how to do it. Never both!!!! Jerry, New Bloomfield, PA

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