Faux Wood Car Paint Project: 1931 Buick

Partial Faux Wood Trim Restoration The owner wanted to minimize changes to the original interior.  He removed the 5 pieces that were most damaged. Of course my advice was to do them all at once. After my work was done and … Read More

Cash Register Faux Wood Paint Restoration

A Gift for Dad In December, 2015 I was contacted by a fellow who’s restoring a 1920, model 711, single counter NCR Cash Register.  There are many old mechanical cash registers in circulation. National Cash Register was a major manufacturer, and they … Read More

Free Faux Maple Grain Tutorial with Lapis Lazuli Inlay

The following is an excerpt from the Free Faux Maple Grain Tutorial with Lapis Lazuli Inlay eBook. Get your copy of the eBook. Details at the bottom of this post.  “Introduction  Why “D.E.P.”? Greetings, and thanks for joining me for this … Read More

Faux Wood Paint Colors: The Ultimate Guide

Note, 3/2018: Here’s a link to Amazon for Cal-Tint UTC’s in all the colors listed below. I’ve used Cal-Tint for years and they work great.  Searching on line for faux wood paint colors, I see millions of results from multiple … Read More

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Faux Painted Curly Maple & Lapis Box