Monday, June 16, 2008

Daikokubashira burnt oak post

Blackening the burnt oak post using a propane gas burner (normally used for taking off road markings)

test area

burn the wood

dry brush down

I was surprised about how shallow the veneer of charring was

wet brush the log

More images to follow (blogger allows maximum 5 images per post!)

1 comment:

Clare said...

I love the grey black when it's dried! Shiney shiney. Hope I'm not around every year when you have to oil it though!