|Project by Jimthecarver||posted 12-07-2013 02:03 AM||3301 views||12 times favorited||20 comments|
After cutting purple heart wood I noticed the edges were very purple but the rest was less than. Which got the grey matter churning a little.
It had to be heat buildup that caused the colorr change. I did a test on a scrap piece….I covered part of the scrap and heated it up with a heat gun. The second picture shows the outcome.
No stain used, only 1 coat of finish.
I covered the stick below the butterfly and heated only the butterfly.
Anyway I thought it was much more colorful using this new found method.
Thanks for the peek.
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