I made it with water, lime pigment and a little linseed (flax) oil. It took a while to dry and then was powdery, so I sealed it with a couple of coats of finishing oil.
Had another go today.
This is mostly charcoal & raw linseed oil with a little red to get some lime in as I forgot to take it to the woods. I then started wondering, how about using it to get an antique finish?
I wonder …
Made some spatulas after Owen Jones pattern:
We’ve been to RHS Wisley garden too. The orchard was grrreat, good job I had an healthy appetite.
They had some good oak benches too.
Made by these chaps.
Soon be Christmas.
- Marvin – Re: My new 8088 motherboard (vogons.org)
- Thomas ‘Daddy’ White – a super-blade pioneer who resonates to this day (theguardian.com)