Rustication is the process of making wood look old. This Briar ring was rusticated with a wire wheel and then contrast stained. It looks amazing, and the process is very easy.
Wooden ring making is even more fun when you start adding in rustication techniques. This simple process using a wire wheel allows you to create a rough textured appearance and a contrasting stain effect on your wooden rings. You only need one small tool, and it's not expensive. Enjoy the post and happy building.
Making wooden rings is about designing something beautiful, and paying attention to the grain direction can help you add an interesting twist to your wooden rings.
9 ways to make better wooden rings. This shows several ways to get the most from your designs.
Handmade cherry, ash and rosewood ring. Each ring is sanded smooth and has a polyurethane finish on the inside & outside. Ring size - made to order. Wood rings are not adjustable and cannot be re-sized. Please be sure of your ring size. (Your finger size can change throughout the day - its best to do measurements in the afternoon or evening). Rings with thicker (wider) bands, such as these, tend to fit a bit more snugly, so going up a half size might be a better fit. Every handcrafted piece...