Turning Inexpensive Wood into Art
Staining wood with fire to make cheap construction pine look more like antique reclaimed wood for pennies on the dollar.
Our new studio is coming along and we’re changing gears from moving and organizing into full on construction. This week we’re going to be building some beams for a few of the building projects and we’ll show you how to do it.
Step 1. Buy cheap framing pine boards in the needed dimensions.
Step 2. Lightly sand and apply pre-stain.
Step 3. Apply generous amount of wood stain.
Step 4. Use a torch to start stain on fire and burn into wood.
Step 6. Seal wood with antique wood finish.
Join us in the next installment where we mount these beams to the ceiling to make the coolest waiting room ever with hanging furniture.
How to use fire to stain inexpensive cheap construction pine look more like antique reclaimed wood the cheap and easy way.