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Posted on Linseed oil--preserving lighter/darker shades in wood

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#1 posted 12-25-2012 11:19 PM

Oil finish will most likely darken the end grain areas of a carved pattern more than the other areas. In that way it can actually accent the carved areas. The question is, if it appeals to you? Only experimentation and experience will tell you.

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