New Class: The Perfect Hand Applied Wood Finish – May 24th 2024

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Apr 172024

The Art of Wood Finishing
The Perfect Hand Applied Wood Finish

Registration  Now Open
Pleasant Hill Education Center
Friday May 24th 2024

One Day – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm –
One hour lunch break

Fee: $105.00 — Class  size limited
Instructor: Ron Ashby “The Finish Geek”

The Art of Wood Finishing A – Y
The Perfect Hand Applied Wood Finish
 (How do you think they did it before electricity

          and the invention of spray equipment?)
Understand the finish options available and select the perfect finish for your project.
Develop methods and learn about tools and materials for application of oil, wax, shellac, varnish, urethane, milk paint, and lacquer finishes. Learn methods and procedures for handling adverse finishing conditions.
    “An excellent class for the novice and experienced finisher

Class location:
Room 209, PHEC,
Pleasant Hill Education Center
One Santa Barbara Road, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Registration  Now Open
Register online, click here >
or in person at

Mt. Diablo Adult Education
Pleasant Hill Education Center
One Santa Barbara Road – Room 210, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Call for Information: 925-937-1530

Class size limited

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Any questions regarding the Friday May 24th 2024 class; Phone Ron, 707-391-4042


 New Additions  Comments Off on NATURAL BRISTLE BRUSHES
Jan 302024

• NEW Item

Single Fill Natural Bristle Brushes
•  These are well crafted Single Thick Shellac,
Varnish, & multi-purpose brushes.

•  100% premium un-dyed natural hog bristle.
Epoxy set for solvent resistance.
•  Plated ferrule.  •  Smooth unfinished Beech wood handle.
 NOT Recommended for use with waterborne finishing materials.
      Made in the USA
Six sizes from 1″ to 4″ —  See Selection, Click here:

Aug 072023 Wood Finish Supply & MERIT Industries
Authorized Mohawk Distributor

2465 Second Street, Napa CA 94559
New Hours Monday – Thursday  9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Saturdays – by Appointment.

Please stop by our NEW Showroom when you’re in the Napa area.
Location Map 2465 2nd St. Napa
Location Access:
from Hwy 29: take the First Street exit
at the Roundabout,
RIGHT on California (One block) to 2465 Second
From Downtown Napa:
take 2nd St. west, one block past California to 2465

See:  Variety Listing
To: MOHAWK, H.BEHLEN & Select Finishing Materials
To: MERIT Industries products index

BONA / MAROON (Garnet) Dewaxed Flake

 New Additions, Shellac Flakes  Comments Off on BONA / MAROON (Garnet) Dewaxed Flake
Jun 152023

DewaxedBONA / MAROON (Garnet) Red / Brownish Toned
BONA Maroon / Ruby

Use BONA / MAROON on Mahogany, Cherry, Rosewood,
and similar toned woods to enhance the warm tones.
An excellent tone for finishing antiques or to make a
Dewaxed SEALCOAT primer / under-coater or transitional coating between dissimilar finish materials.

Intermix the liquid BONA / Maroon with other liquid shellacs
to adjust color to create a variety of warm rich tones.
    (Maroon is sometimes sold as Garnet)
 Click To See: Shellac Variety Listing


Jun 132023

Original BEHLEN QUALASOLEFrench Polish
Behlen B611-00016   •   Mohawk M638-22706

        YES !  (back by popular demand).
By special order and production Qualasole™ French Polish
will soon be available sporting the Mohawk and Behlen logos and product numbers.

The original BEHLEN Qualasole™French Polish
is an exclusive product,
manufactured at Mohawk
expressly for Wood Finish Supply /

New April 2024 Production SHIPPING NOW
To The Order Page: Qualasole is available in quart bottles,
priced at $36.95 + shipping.

Read the original Qualasole application information
from the 1944
Behlen Book
“The Art of Wood Finishing”