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  1. Woodturning
    I made a honey dipper and then took it off the lathe and tried to put some melted beeswax on it. The problem is the wax solidified too quickly and now there is too much on the dipper. Does anyone have any suggestions on how to fix it?
  2. Wood Finishing
    Hello- I am new to finishing wood with shellac. I have a hardwood object that has lots of large sweeping curves. I have applied several brush coats of shellac using an abrasive pad between layers to keep the brush marks topped off. So it looks pretty good at this point but I am not sure how to...
  3. Wood Finishing
    I have noticed that there is a increased demand for beeswax finishes so I wanted to share my experience and knowledge with you. This video will show you how to make your own beeswax (ratios that I use) and hopefully point you in a right direction. It is my first video so the quality isn’t the...
  4. Wood Finishing
    I have several carved spoons and a couple of bowls to finish and I wanted to use an oil/wax combination. Has anyone used raw linseed oil with beeswax or paraffin wax? I’m aware of the mineral oil/beeswax formula but mineral oil never dries and I’d rather have something fully cured. Will the...
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