LumberJocks

Making Your Own Colored Paste Wax

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by gordon55 posted 03-26-2012 04:00 AM 12257 reads 17 times favorited 20 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi, I’m Brian Miller professional wood finisher. Are you having trouble finding a colored paste wax for your particular project? Let me show you how to make your own colored paste wax out a of clear paste wax right off the shelf.

-- Brian from Valencia, http:www.brianmillerwoodfinishing.com



20 comments so far

View Borchik's profile

Borchik

68 posts in 2264 days


#1 posted 03-26-2012 04:34 AM

I like your video Brian, Great job.
I’m learning a lot myself .

-- Boris Khechoyan

View NormG's profile

NormG

5555 posts in 2508 days


#2 posted 03-26-2012 05:17 AM

I have never really thought about this issue. However, I can see where it would be extremely useful and woulds make the finished piece look much better

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

View hObOmOnk's profile

hObOmOnk

1381 posts in 3632 days


#3 posted 03-26-2012 10:36 AM

Excellent video on a great technique. Simple, yet effective!

Blessings.

-- 温故知新

View Philip's profile

Philip

1276 posts in 2043 days


#4 posted 03-26-2012 05:13 PM

Brian,

This info is fantastic, keep ‘em coming! Welcome to LJ’s.

-- I never finish anyth

View gordon55's profile

gordon55

6 posts in 1761 days


#5 posted 03-26-2012 05:29 PM

Thanks for the kind words, I hope to keep putting out small videos with information that everyone finds usefull.

-- Brian from Valencia, http:www.brianmillerwoodfinishing.com

View ed220's profile

ed220

624 posts in 2897 days


#6 posted 03-26-2012 09:21 PM

Great video Brian. Thanks for posting it. I’m going to try that technique.

View JayCop's profile

JayCop

35 posts in 1938 days


#7 posted 03-26-2012 09:33 PM

Thanks for the great video. Lots of great info.

View foneman's profile

foneman

112 posts in 3598 days


#8 posted 03-26-2012 10:32 PM

Brian,
Thanks for taking the time to post the video. Your video is worth a million words!!

john

View Skylark53's profile

Skylark53

2635 posts in 2564 days


#9 posted 03-27-2012 01:21 AM

Great video. Very good information, well done!

-- Rick, Tennessee, John 3:16

View Todd A. Clippinger's profile

Todd A. Clippinger

8901 posts in 3603 days


#10 posted 03-27-2012 03:33 AM

Great information – thanks!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

View redryder's profile

redryder

2393 posts in 2606 days


#11 posted 03-27-2012 04:20 AM

Great quality video. Thanks…...........

-- mike...............

View gillyd's profile

gillyd

136 posts in 2150 days


#12 posted 03-27-2012 12:36 PM

Awesome great job – another source I can now reference :)

View Radu's profile

Radu

324 posts in 2547 days


#13 posted 03-27-2012 03:00 PM

Great video. Thank you for sharing all this info. I’ll be looking forward to seeing more of your videos. Welcome to LumberJocks.

View Smitty_Cabinetshop's profile

Smitty_Cabinetshop

13823 posts in 2122 days


#14 posted 03-27-2012 03:41 PM

Oh, I WILL be doing this! Thanks, Brian!

-- Don't anthropomorphize your handplanes. They hate it when you do that. -- OldTools Archive --

View Pimzedd's profile

Pimzedd

563 posts in 3308 days


#15 posted 03-27-2012 08:07 PM

A question for you Brian. Since walnut is open grained, why didn’t you fill it with a colored filler first?

Great video. Really like how you give a summary at the end.

-- Bill - Mesquite, TX --- "Everything with a power cord eventually winds up in the trash.” John Sarge , timber framer and blacksmith instructor at Tillers International school

showing 1 through 15 of 20 comments

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com