Before beginning his writing and teaching career, Bob Flexner spent 20 years running a woodworking and restoration shop. In addition to writing the first edition of Understanding Wood Finishing, Bob has made two award-winning videos, hosted The Furniture Workshop, his own call-in radio show, and taught several hundred workshops and seminars. In addition, he has written more than 300 articles and edited the leading magazine dedicated to the professional furniture-restoration trade.
this book is very thorough and very helpful. I'm not a novice, but I'm not a pro either.Published 27 days ago by david
This book is terrific, for example, I learned more about finish stripping chemicals in 10 minutes than I have learned in many years of refinishing. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jim94
Bought for a gift. When I first received it I was very impressed just doing a quick scan through it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Taz762
This is a terrific book that covers just about all the circumstances involved with wood finishing. Its a book to keep in the shop for reference. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Max Read
Don't think of this as a how-to manual for slapping on finish and being done. But rather a text book diving into the main types of finish, the chemistry of how the dry, or cure,... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jeff