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This Table is made out of Poplar. I’m trying to master paint finishes. This is my 3rd try.
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#1 posted 08-22-2008 02:01 AM
Third time is a charm. Great looking finish. Thanks for sharing.
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#2 posted 08-22-2008 02:02 AM
Impressive. I’d have swore it was marble.
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#3 posted 08-22-2008 02:04 AM
Well if you painted the table top I’d say you do have it mastered. In any case great job. Did you just spray on latex? I use a vinyl undercoat with a conversion varnish final coat. I’m quite happy with it.
#4 posted 08-22-2008 02:08 AM
Walmart dollar spray cans.
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#5 posted 08-22-2008 02:34 AM
Dennis is right. That’s a fantastic faux-stone finish. :-)
I love the table.
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#6 posted 08-22-2008 03:15 AM
Kev, I think you can stop: ”... trying to master paint finishes.” I’d say you have already done it. Look awesome.
-- Brian, Lebanon PA, If you aren’t having fun doing it, find something else to do.
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#7 posted 08-22-2008 03:21 AM
Thanks for the post
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#8 posted 08-22-2008 03:58 AM
Great looking piece , the finish looks great
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#9 posted 08-22-2008 04:26 AM
looks good on tv >grin<
really, it does look good. you should make a video and post it.
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#10 posted 08-22-2008 05:10 AM
I also thought it was marble, or is it Photoshop ?? :)J/K- Good looking project.
Thanks for posting
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#11 posted 08-22-2008 06:00 AM
Very nice, that looks great
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#12 posted 08-22-2008 01:10 PM
I think you should start over.
That doesn’t even look like wood! lol
VERY nice faux work.
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#13 posted 08-22-2008 03:01 PM
kev this is wonderful!! holymoly. Bravo
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#14 posted 08-22-2008 03:39 PM
Great looking table! At first I thought this was another one of those stone or metal posts sneeking into our wood forum. ;2D
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#15 posted 08-23-2008 03:25 PM
Beautiful table Kev.. man I’d love to do work like that.
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