Turn Lyptus into walnut
Why Lyptus? Any tint that reaches into and accents the pores in Lyptus will imitate the grain qualities of walnut. Unlike willow, Lyptus also offers a density comparable to that of walnut.
Making the switch: We applied antique mahogany dye (Lockwood #110) over an application of medium amber maple dye (Lockwood #143) for the multicolor shadings commonly seen in walnut.