Figure-popping Finish

December/January 2017/2018 Issue 251 Page: 28 Number of Pages: 3.00

Russ Filbeck's sanded-in oil finish topped with paste wax brings out the light-refracting beauty in figured woods, such as curly maple or walnut crotch, delivering depth and luster that just can’t be achieved with a brushed or sprayed finish. Best. Finish. Ever.