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Making your own stain

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Blog series by Steven H updated 06-14-2011 02:10 AM 2 parts 9951 reads 3 comments total

Part 1: How to make your own stain

06-13-2011 04:17 AM by Steven H | 0 comments »

I will show you how to make your own stain.Using only boiled linseed oil, pigment, and mineral spirits. I will be using Earths Pigment Light Sienna and Natural Black You can order their $29 pigment kit from their website. I will be using Earths Pigment Light Sienna and Natural Black Introductory French Pigmenthttp://www.earthpigments.com/products/index.cfm?SubCat_id=9&product_id=133 To Make stain you will need the following products: Artist oil color tubes or powder pigm...

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Part 2: Making Water Based Stain

06-14-2011 02:10 AM by Steven H | 3 comments »

For the water based stain, I will be using Earth Pigment S.O.E. Blue and Lavender Blue I added about 1 1/2 of spoon of each color into the container. For the binder, I will be using Gorilla Wood Glue. You can use any PVA glue you want. I added about 2 1/2 spoon of glue. Mix Well. I then added water. Filter it clean in another container. Finished stain. Blog Here:http://stevenhwoodfinishing.blogspot.com/2011/06/water-based-stain.html

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