Our Final Finish on the Tell City Rocker

The verdict is in, our Tell City Rocker is staying Brick Red. Today our first coat of exterior top coat was applied and this chair really makes a statement. I am afraid this photo really does not do this chair much justice, but with a couple more coats of satin […]

Final Finishing of the Early American Bench

Before the 1870s, ready-made paint was unknown. Each batch had to be compounded by hand from three basic components. Dry pigment, a liquid medium to carry it, and a binder to hold the mixture together. Milk paint’s popularity was due in part to its inexpensive ingredient list of natural earth […]