Paint Realistic Faux Wood Grain

Introduction: Paint Realistic Faux Wood Grain

This instructable demonstrates how to create a realistic painted wood grain.  This application was on a banister but could be used on many surfaces. Enjoy!

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    Jordan743
    Jordan743

    4 years ago

    Really wonderful. I went to price paints today to try this. What brand did you use? And by gold paint, do you mean yellow ochre or metallic? I priced Fine Paints of Europe, which would be prohibitivey expensive for multiple colors. Thanks much for the demonstration!

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    deathnotx101
    deathnotx101

    8 years ago on Introduction

    Fantastic, I'm going to apply this technique to the neck of my paper mache guitar. Thanks for the tip! :)