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Colouring Wood – IRD – 20 April 2021

April 20 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT

$15.00

I’ve applied colour in various forms to my work since the early 1990’s.  I discuss surface preparation, use of wood-compatible dyes, ebonizing, bleaching, ebonizing, fuming, liming – using both traditional lime wax and acrylic paint – and faux painting techniques.

My dye technique involves the use of only the primary colours – red, blue and yellow – and black. I show how these colours are applied to a piece separately rather than premixing colours to achieve spectacular effects on figured wood. I show how bleaching can be used to change the outcome or be used on its own.

I discuss different ways of ebonizing or darkening wood by applying an ebonizing fluid and fuming with ammonia.

I discuss and show the effects of various commercially available treatments like crackle glaze and faux metallic applications.

Don’t miss out! Book your spot today: https://edswoodturning.com/product/colouring-wood-ird-20-apr-2021/

Details

Date:
April 20
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm PDT
Cost:
$15.00
Event Category:

Organizer

Ed Pretty
Phone:
604-396-7822
Email:
edswoodturning@shaw.ca
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Venue

Interactive Remote Demonstration
Langley, British Columbia Canada