Have some old furniture that you really don't like any more but may have another life in it? Come learn how to be green and beautify your home at the same time!
Irina Bertini, part-owner of Denver Urban Homesteading, will talk about the best ways to restore antique or vintage furniture, doors, and cabinets. Learn about sandpapers, electric sanders, handsaws, stains, varnishes, and where to get inexpensive materials. Bring your questions to Schlessman on Sunday, January 23 at 3 p.m.
Want to read more about how you can give wood new life?
Furniture Repair and Refinishing, Brian Hingley
Just Junk: New Looks for Old Furniture, Linda Barker
Furniture Restoration Workshop, Kevin Bonner
Furniture Facelifts, Sarah Epton
Flea Market Furniture Makeovers, Mickey Baskett
Taunton’s Complete Illustrated Guide to Finishing, Jeff Jewitt